appertinent

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

appertinent (plural appertinents)

  1. (obsolete) That which belongs to something else; an appurtenant.

Adjective[edit]

appertinent (not comparable)

  1. Belonging; appertaining; appurtenant.
    • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
      Nay, those temptations which are foreknown and foreseen as most appertinent to our particular calling, are commonly least dangerous, or even cease to be temptations to a mind forearmed by principles and aspirations like yours.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

appertinent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of appertineō