Ad-

Definition of Ad-

1.As a prefix ad- assumes the forms ac-, af-, ag-, al-, an-, ap-, ar-, as-, at-, assimilating the d with the first letter of the word to which ad- is prefixed. It remains unchanged before vowels, and before d, h, j, m, v. Examples: adduce, adhere, adjacent, admit, advent, accord, affect, aggregate, allude, annex, appear, etc. It becomes ac- before qu, as in acquiesce.
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Acupuncture
Acustumaunce
Acutangular
Acute
Acute angle
Acute-angled
Acutely
Acuteness
Acutifoliate
Acutilobate
Acutorsion
Acyclic
Acyl
Ad captandum
Ad hominem
Ad infinitum
Ad interim
Ad libitum
Ad valorem
Ad valorem duty
-Ad--
Adact
Adactyl
Adad
Adage
Adagial
Adagio
Adam
Adam's ale
Adam's apple
Adam's flannel
Adam's needle
adam-and-eve
adamance
adamancy
Adamant
Adamantean
Adamantine
Adambulacral
Adamic
Adamic earth
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