Pronunciation: (an'su-ler"ē or, esp. Brit., an-sil'u-rē), [key]
—adj., n., pl. -lar•ies.
1. subordinate; subsidiary.
2. auxiliary; assisting.
something that serves in an ancillary capacity: Slides, records, and other ancillaries can be used with the basic textbook.
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