• WordNet 3.6
    • adj supplementary added to complete or make up a deficiency "produced supplementary volumes"
    • adj supplementary functioning in a supporting capacity "the main library and its auxiliary branches"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Supplementary Added to supply what is wanted; additional; being, or serving as, a supplement; as, a supplemental law; a supplementary sheet or volume.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • supplementary Same as supplemental.
    • supplementary Especially, in anatomy and zoology, additional (to what is normal, ordinary, or usual); added, as something secondary, subsidiary, or useless; supernumerary; extra: as, a supplementary digit (a sixth finger or toe).
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Supplementary added to supply what is wanting: additional
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. supplémentaire,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. supplementumsupplēre, to fill up.


In literature:

LAVALLE'S HEART OF THE CYCLONE, with supplementary charts.
"With The Night Mail" by Rudyard Kipling
I am told, that it has for its basis a treaty concluded between the two latter nations in 1778, with supplementary secret articles.
"The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX" by Various
And yet, with all its apparent completeness, it admitted of a supplementary process.
"Leading Articles on Various Subjects" by Hugh Miller
Here supplementary lectures are of great necessity, for no textbook keeps pace with progress in this tremendously important field.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper
A supplementary report will follow.
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
From this source arose a series of supplementary doctrines, generally tending to connect God with man, and men with each other.
"The Contemporary Review, Volume 36, September 1879" by Various
Got off his speech; ATTORNEY-GENERAL replied; then SAGE proposed to offer few supplementary remarks.
"Punch, or, the London Charivari, Volume 98, March 8, 1890." by Various
This would serve as a supplementary tying cord rather than being part of the structure of the net.
"A Burial Cave in Baja California" by William C. Massey
With a Supplementary Chapter on the English Literature of the 19th Century.
"Hope Mills" by Amanda M. Douglas
There is a supplementary co-operation in the division of territory in some states.
"The Evolution of the Country Community" by Warren H. Wilson

In news:

Ream said the new CAML's will serve as a supplementary tool where processors need additional analytical support.
The ballot item will add a supplementary requirement to cover passivation of stainless steel bolting .
Add supplementary requirement to require marking of fasteners for lot traceability.
The ballot item will add a supplementary requirement to cover passivation of stainless steel bolting.
Should financial projections be "required supplementary information".
Section 80-5.18 – Supplementary certificate.
Mike Green could face supplementary discipline for hit on Lightning winger.
FASB Issues Supplementary Document on Impairment of Financial Assets.
The Case For Supplementary Fire Suppression.
Supplementary Resources for Teachers of Core Subjects.
States Provide Supplementary Resources for Diverse Student Populations.
Millions of households are now burning wood as a supplementary heat source during the cold weather months.
La Grange City Council passed an ordinance Monday night permitting La Grange restaurant owners to acquire a supplementary catering license, which would allow them to cater alcoholic beverages within city limits.
While the procedure is entirely state-paid at public hospitals, at private hospitals like Assuta patients using supplementary insurance may be charged a modest co-payment of $150 or so.
A section called Supplementary Requirements was recently ballot ted and passed.

In science:

There are three appendices that provide supplementary material.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
In this section, we want to complement this develtem for all the S ′ opment with a few supplementary concepts.
Typed Generic Traversal With Term Rewriting Strategies
Note that the proof of worked under the assumption P ic(S ) = Z, which is why a few supplementary arguments are needed.
Green's canonical syzygy conjecture for generic curves of odd genus
In this section we will give a supplementary comment to Biane’s work on free version of logarithmic Sobolev inequality (LSI for short) for measures on R.
Inequalities related to free entropy derived from random matrix approximation
In this section we collect some remarks, examples and supplementary results.
Inequalities related to free entropy derived from random matrix approximation