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  • adj. used in several situations with a meaning similar to helping
  • n. A matrix in which each element is the cofactor of an associated element of another matrix.
  • n. An assistant mayor of a French commune

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An adjunct; a helper.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. 1. One who is joined or associated with another as a helper; an adjunct.
  • n. In France, specifically — An assistant of or substitute for the mayor of a commune, or in Paris of an arrondissement. An assistant professor in a college.

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