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ap·per·tain

appertain

 
pronunciation:
ae pr teIn
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: appertains, appertaining, appertained
definition: to belong or be related as an attribute, accompaniment, consideration, or the like; pertain (usu. fol. by "to").
These are some of the responsibilities appertaining to parenthood.Please distribute the materials appertaining to today's meeting.
synonyms:
refer, relate
similar words:
apply, belong, pertain
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