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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.
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.
Historical Examples

The coin with appendent forks will remain balanced much to the surprise of the company, (Fig. 34).
Magic Ellis Stanyon

attached, affixed, or added
attendant or associated as an accompaniment or result
a less common word for pendent
(law) relating to another right
a person or thing attached or added
(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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