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attached

[uh-tacht] /əˈtætʃt/
adjective
1.
joined; connected; bound.
2.
having a wall in common with another building (opposed to detached):
an attached house.
3.
Zoology. permanently fixed to the substratum; sessile.
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; attach + -ed2
Related forms
nonattached, adjective
overattached, adjective
well-attached, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for wellattached

attached

/əˈtætʃt/
adjective
1.
(foll by to) fond (of); full of regard (for): he was very attached to the old lady
2.
married, engaged, or associated in an exclusive sexual relationship: it's no good dancing with her, she's already attached
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Word Origin and History for wellattached

attached

adj.

"affectionate, devoted, fond," 1793, past participle adjective from attach.

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