Appendant

Definition of Appendant

Ap`pend´ant
a.1.Hanging; annexed; adjunct; concomitant; as, a seal appendant to a paper.
As they have transmitted the benefit to us, it is but reasonable we should suffer the appendant calamity.
- Jer. Taylor.
2.(Law) Appended by prescription, that is, a personal usage for a considerable time; - said of a thing of inheritance belonging to another inheritance which is superior or more worthy; as, an advowson, common, etc. , which may be appendant to a manor, common of fishing to a freehold, a seat in church to a house.
n.1.Anything attached to another as incidental or subordinate to it.
2.(Law) A inheritance annexed by prescription to a superior inheritance.

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