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Definitions of appendant

  1. Hanging; annexed; adjunct; concomitant; as, a seal appendant to a paper. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Appended by prescription, that is, a personal usage for a considerable time; -- said of a thing of inheritance belonging to another inheritance which is superior or more worthy; as, an advowson, common, etc. , which may be appendant to a manor, common of fishing to a freehold, a seat in church to a house. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Anything attached to another as incidental or subordinate to it. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Something added to. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5. affixed as an appendage Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Belonging to; attached. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for appendant

  1. Every inhabited island has its appendant and subordinate islets. – A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland by Samuel Johnson
  2. Upon my honour, I'm serious; you shall have your choice; I swear you shall," said Cleve Verney, who stood very near the title and estates of Verney, with all their comfortable advowsons appendant – The Tenants of Malory Volume 1 of 3 by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
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