paraphernalia definition

  • noun-plural:
    • private belongings.
    • The articles used in a certain task; gear: a photographer's paraphernalia. See Synonyms at equipment.
    • A married woman's individual residential property exclusive of her dowry, in accordance with common-law.
    • anything reserved to a wife, over and above the woman dower, being chiefly clothing and ornaments suited to the woman degree.
    • individual belongings; ornaments; finery; sundry things carried about for personal convenience.
    • The appendages, equipment, or equipment used in a certain activity.
  • noun:
    • various products, especially the group of equipment necessary for a specific activity; material.
    • Things a woman is the owner of, aside from her dowry.
    • In law, those private articles that your common law respected the proper of a married girl to own and keep, notwithstanding the marital right of her spouse to her individual residential property generally.
    • Personal ornaments or accessories of outfit; trappings; equipments, particularly like are employed on parade, and for ostentatious screen, given that symbolic clothes, ornaments, tools, etc., employed by freemasons or the like.
    • various possessions, due to the fact numerous small conveniences of a traveler, little decorative items, and the like.
    • Ornaments, or ornamental add-ons, collectively.
    • equipment comprising various articles needed for a specific operation or sport etc.

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