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Synonyms for accessory

Synonyms for accessory

a subordinate element added to another entity

one who assists a lawbreaker in a wrongful or criminal act

giving or able to give help or support

Synonyms for accessory

clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing

aiding and abetting in a crime


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furnishing added support

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Accessory sex glands are important in reproductive functions of mammals.
3b and3c respectively) further suggest higher epididymal volume and secretory capacity of the testes and accessory sex glands of the LW boars in these groups.
Mycoplasmas and antibodies anti-Chlamydia in semen of infertile men and their relationship with seminal quality and markers of male accessory sex glands.
The vesicular glands are a pair of lobular accessory sex glands located at the origin of the urethra from the urinary bladder and are easily identified because of their appearance like "cluster of grapes".
The accessory sex glands (prostate gland, vesicular glands, and bulbourethral glands) are aligned along the urethra distal to the point where the deferent ducts empty into the urethra.
Dissection and weighing of accessory sex glands after formalin fixation, and a 5-day assay using young mature rats are reliable and feasible in the Hershberger assay.