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English definition of “attachment”

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
(Definition of attachment noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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