appendant definition

  • adjective:
    • Affixed as an appendage.
    • Accompanying; attendant: faith and its appendant hope.
    • owned by a land grant as a subsidiary right in English law.
    • connected as an appendage
    • dangling; annexed; adjunct; concomitant.
    • Appended by prescription, this is certainly, a personal consumption for a considerable time; -- stated of anything of inheritance owned by another inheritance which will be superior or even more worthwhile.
    • attached as an appendage
  • noun:
    • Anything mounted on another as incidental or subordinate to it.
    • An inheritance annexed by prescription to an excellent inheritance.
    • such a thing attached to another as incidental or subordinate to it.
    • A inheritance annexed by prescription to an exceptional inheritance.
    • what belongs to a different thing, as incidental or subordinate to it; an adjunct; a dependency.
  • others:
    • dangling to; annexed; affixed; concomitant: as, a seal appendant to a paper.
    • In law, appended to some thing by prescription: put on the right or privilege mounted on a principal inheritance: thus, in England, an advowson, that's, the right of patronage or presentation, is reported to be appendant or annexed toward control of a manor.

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