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1. Joined together; united.
2. Acting in association; combined: "the conjunct ... influences of fire and strong drink" (Thomas Love Peacock).
3. Music Of or relating to successive tones of the scale, moving step by step: conjunct motion; a conjunct melody.
1. One that is in conjunction or association with another.
2. Logic One of the components of a conjunction.
[Middle English, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin.]
1. joined; united
2. (Music, other) music relating to or denoting two adjacent degrees of a scale
(Logic) logic one of the propositions or formulas in a conjunction
[C15: from Latin conjunctus, from conjugere to unite; see conjoin]
con•junct(adj. kənˈdʒʌŋkt, ˈkɒn dʒʌŋkt; n. ˈkɒn dʒʌŋkt)
1. bound in close association; conjoined; united: conjunct influences.
2. formed by conjunction.
3. progressing melodically by intervals of a second: the conjunct motion of an ascending scale.n.
4. a person or thing conjoined with another.
[1425–75; late Middle English (past participle) < Latin conjunctus, past participle of conjungere to join together; see conjoin]
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|Adj.||1.||conjunct - progressing melodically by intervals of a second; "conjunct motion of an ascending scale"|
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
disjunct - progressing melodically by intervals larger than a major second
|2.||conjunct - bound in close association; "conjunct influences"; "conjunct ideas"|
united - characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity; "presented a united front"
|3.||conjunct - involving the joint activity of two or more; "concerted action"; "the conjunct influence of fire and strong wind"; "the conjunctive focus of political opposition"; "a cooperative effort"; "a united effort"; "joint military activities"|
joint - united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"