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Appurtenance, ap-pur′ten-ans, n. that which appertains to: an appendage or accessory: (law) a right belonging to a property.
The Zulus hold that a dead body can cast no shadow, because that appurtenance departed from it at the close of life.Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore|Charles Hardwick
Pale sunlight flooded the square, white room where, in all its dignified complexity of appurtenance, the simple meal was laid out.The Shadow of Life|Anne Douglas Sedgwick
Curious wooden slat dance appurtenance made to represent lightning and its motions.Illustrated Catalogue of the Collections Obtained|James Stevenson
The two had a simultaneous birth, but it was an appurtenance of the latter that marked the distinction and gave the names.Atlantic Classics|Various