Meaning of ATTACHMENT in English

ATTACHMENT

noun the writ or percept commanding such seizure or taking.

2. attachment ·noun a seizure or taking into custody by virtue of a legal process.

3. attachment ·noun that by which one thing is attached to another; connection; as, to cut the attachments of a muscle.

4. attachment ·noun the act attaching, or state of being attached; close adherence or affection; fidelity; regard; an/ passion of affection that binds a person; as, an attachment to a friend, or to a party.

5. attachment ·noun something attached; some adjunct attached to an instrument, machine, or other object; as, a sewing machine attachment (·i.e., a device attached to a sewing machine to enable it to do special work, as tucking, ·etc. ).

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