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adnexa

[ad′neks·ə]
(biology)
Subordinate or accessory parts, such as eyelids, Fallopian tubes, and extraembryonic membranes.
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When we help our customers mitigate their risk by focusing on the ancillary parts of their businesses, we add value and we both succeed.
Kada solved these problems by skilful response to the context, allowing ancillary parts to break the symmetry and to mediate the scale between the vast and the intimate.
Every once in a while, Microsoft announces a lifecycle road map for its operating system products and some of the components, such as Internet Explorer, that are ancillary parts of the OS.
This program can increase service traffic, increase ancillary parts sales (air filters, wiper blades), free up existing service bays and improve customer satisfaction scores.
Contract notice: Supply and delivery of Industrial Shredder Blades and Ancillary Parts.
The gear ratios are slightly different for this model, and Suzuki says that the slightly heavier transmission and ancillary parts have virtually no effect on economy over that of the manual ALLGRIP version.
Their dense, metallic opacity contrasts with the lightness and transparency of the rest of the building; moreover, they appear organically permanent and rooted (as though somehow they have always been there) and the ancillary parts of the building have simply been constructed around them, like a temporary structure expediently protecting some bizarre but precious archaeological relic.