appendancy

appendant

[uh-pen-duhnt]
adjective
1.
attached or suspended; annexed.
2.
associated as an accompaniment or consequence: the salary appendant to a position.
3.
Law. pertaining to a legal appendant.
noun
4.
a person or thing attached or added.
5.
Law. any subordinate possession or right historically annexed to or dependent on a greater one and automatically passing with it, as by sale or inheritance.
Also, appendent.


Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English ap(p)endaunt (in legal sense) < Anglo-French, present participle of apendre to belong (to), befit < Medieval Latin appendēre, equivalent to Latin ap- ap-1 + pendēre to hang (intransitive); later senses by association with append

appendance, appendancy, appendence, appendency, noun
nonappendance, noun
nonappendant, adjective
nonappendence, noun
nonappendent, adjective
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appendant (əˈpɛndənt)
 
adj
1.  attached, affixed, or added
2.  attendant or associated as an accompaniment or result
3.  a less common word for pendent
4.  law relating to another right
 
n
5.  a person or thing attached or added
6.  property law a subordinate right or interest, esp in or over land, attached to a greater interest and automatically passing with the sale of the latter

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