supplementary


supplementary
sup·ple·men·ta·ry /ˌsə-plə-'men-tə-rē, -trē/ adj: added or serving as a supplement

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

supplementary
I adjective accessory, additional, additive, adjunct, adscititious, ancillary, attendant, augmentative, auxiliary, collateral, concomitant, extra, incidental, nonessential, secondary, spare, subordinate, subsidiary, supervenient, supplemental, suppletive, suppletory, unessential associated concepts: supplementary proceedings II index additional, ancillary (auxiliary), collateral (accompanying), expendable, extraneous, incidental, nonessential, subsidiary, unnecessary

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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