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attachment

noun
 
 
/əˈtætʃmənt/
FEELING [C, U] a feeling of love or strong connection to someone or something: I wasn't aware of any romantic attachments. Liking
EMAIL [C] B2 a computer file that is sent together with an email message: I wasn't able to open that attachment.Computer concepts
EQUIPMENT [C] B2 an extra part that can be added to a piece of equipment: There's a special attachment for cleaning in the corners.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixturesBecoming biggerEnlarging and inflatingThings added or attached to other things
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