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accompany (əˈkʌmpənɪ, əˈkʌmpnɪ)
vb (foll by with) , -nies, -nying, -nied
1.  (tr) to go along with, so as to be in company with or escort
2.  to supplement: the food is accompanied with a very hot mango pickle
3.  (tr) to occur, coexist, or be associated with
4.  to provide a musical accompaniment for (a performer)
[C15: from Old French accompaignier, from compaingcompanion1]

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