Meaning of APPURTENANT in English

APPURTENANT

transcription, транскрипция: [ ə-ˈpərt-nənt, -ˈpər-tə-nənt ]

adjective

Etymology: Middle English apertenant, from Anglo-French appurtenant, present participle of apurtenir to belong — more at appertain

Date: 14th century

1. : constituting a legal accompaniment

2. : auxiliary , accessory

appurtenant equipment

• appurtenant noun

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