attached or suspended; annexed.
associated as an accompaniment or consequence: the salary appendant to a position.
Law. pertaining to a legal appendant.
a person or thing attached or added.
any subordinate possession
or right historically annexed to or dependent on a greater one and automatically passing with it, as by sale or inheritance.
Origin: 1350–1400; Middle English ap Related forms
(in legal sense) < Anglo-French,
present participle of apendre
to belong (to), befit < Medieval Latin appendēre,
equivalent to Latin ap- ap-1
to hang (intransitive); later senses by association with append
appendance, appendancy, appendence, appendency, noun