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verb [T]  us   /əˈtætʃ/
to fasten or fix something in position, esp. in relation to something else: You attach this device to your windshield, and it sends a signal that opens the garage door. To attach a particular quality to something is to consider it to have that quality: If you attach a negative label to a group, you can then treat all the members of that group badly.
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