|2.||auxiliary; supplementary: ancillary services|
|—n , -laries|
|3.||a subsidiary or auxiliary thing or person: the company has an ancillary abroad|
|[C17: from Latin ancillāris concerning maidservants, from ancilla, diminutive of ancūla female servant]|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
ancillary an·cil·lar·y (ān'sə-lěr'ē)
Relating to or being auxiliary or secondary.