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English definition of “appurtenance”

appurtenance

noun [C usually plural] uk   /əˈpɜː.tɪ.nəns/ us    /-ˈpɝː.t̬ɪ-/ formal
a possession or piece of property that is considered to be a typical feature of a particular way of living: Books and laptops are among the appurtenances of student life.
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