appurtenance appurtenance

Definition(s):

  1. (n) equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.
  2. (n) a supplementary component that improves capability

Usage(s):

  1. Almost the only appurtenance consonant with his celebrity is an address book Don Juan would envy.
  2. Tanks, cannon, airplanes, Red Cross ambulances and every appurtenance of real war, right down to hot weather, secrecy and red tape, accompanied the show.
  3. But the works of genius, the children of the opulently thatched brain of creative art, have never been questioned as the appurtenance of polite splendor.
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amalgamation amalgamation
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