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1. Joined together; combined: "social order and prosperity, the conjoint aims of government" (John K. Fairbank).
2. Of, consisting of, or involving two or more combined or associated entities; joint.

[Middle English, from Old French, past participle of conjoindre, to conjoin; see conjoin.]

con·joint′ly adv.
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united, joint, or associated
conˈjointly adv
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1. joined together; united; combined; associated.
2. of, formed by, or involving two or more in combination; joint.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French < Latin conjunctus, past participle of conjungere. See conjoin, joint]
con•joint′ly, adv.
con•joint′ness, n.
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Adj.1.conjoint - consisting of two or more associated entities; "the interplay of these conjoined yet opposed factors"; "social order and prosperity, the conjoint aims of government"- J.K.Fairbank
joint - united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"
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[kɒnˈdʒɔɪnt] ADJ (frm) → conjunto
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adj, conjointly
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