Acting in a subsidiary, or subordinate, capacity
The definition of supportive is someone or something who provides emotional help and encouragement.
Possessing some quality, or having been subject to some operation (as substitution), in the second degree; as, a secondary salt, a secondary amine, etc. Compare primary.
(Gram.) Having the function of a noun, adjective, or adverb within a sentence
The definition of subsidiary is something that gives support, something that is secondary in importance or an organizational group that is in a lower organizational position.
Accompanying or existing in a subordinate, corroborative, or indirect relationship
That helps or aids; auxiliary
Present in a minor amount, and not essential.
An object launched to orbit Earth or another celestial body. Satellites are used for research, communications, weather information, and navigation. The first artificial Earth satellite was Sputnik 1, launched by the Soviet Union in October 1957; the first successful American satellite was launched in January 1958.
Unavoidably determined by prior conditions or circumstances; inevitable:
Giving or able to give help or support
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