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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something added; an appendage.

Usage examples (37)
  • Sylvia wasn't sure any appurtenant was necessary.
  • States can possess "appurtenant" territory, subject to, but not part of itself, to which the Constitution does not apply save so far as Congress votes that it shall apply.
  • The land appurtenant to the Brooklyn Bridge is mine.
  • Was this right appurtenant to the manor, or was it also appendant to a frank tenement in a particular vill? for more
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