Accessory vs. Attachment

Accessory vs. Attachment — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Accessory and Attachment

Accessoryadjective

Having a secondary, supplementary or subordinate function by accompanying as a subordinate; aiding in a secondary way; being additional; being connected as an incident or subordinate to a principal; contributing or being contributory. Said of people and things, and, when of people, usually in a bad sense

She was accessory to the riot.accessory sounds in music

Attachmentnoun

The act or process of (physically or figuratively) attaching.

Accessoryadjective

(legal) Assisting a crime without actually participating in committing the crime itself.

Attachmentnoun

A strong bonding with or fondness for someone or something.

I have such an attachment towards my fiancé!

Accessoryadjective

Present in a minor amount, and not essential.

Attachmentnoun

A dependence, especially a strong one.

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Accessorynoun

Something that belongs to part of another main thing; something additional and subordinate, an attachment.

the accessories of a mobile phone

Attachmentnoun

A device attached to a piece of equipment or a tool.

Accessorynoun

(fashion) An article that completes one's basic outfit, such as a scarf or gloves.

Attachmentnoun

The means by which something is physically attached.

Accessorynoun

(legal) A person who is not present at a crime, but contributes to it as an assistant or instigator.

Attachmentnoun

(computing) A file sent along with an email.

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Accessorynoun

(art) Something in a work of art without being indispensably necessary, for example solely ornamental parts.

Attachmentnoun

(legal) Taking a person's property to satisfy a court-ordered debt.

attachment of earnings

Accessorynoun

clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing

Attachmentnoun

(meteorology) The act or process by which any (downward) leader connects to any available (upward) streamer in a lightning flash.

Accessorynoun

a supplementary component that improves capability

Attachmentnoun

a feeling of affection for a person or an institution

Accessorynoun

someone who helps another person commit a crime

Attachmentnoun

a supplementary part or accessory

Accessoryadjective

relating to something that is added but is not essential;

an ancillary pumpan adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticismThe mind and emotions are auxilliary to each other

Attachmentnoun

a writ authorizing the seizure of property that may be needed for the payment of a judgment in a judicial proceeding

Attachmentnoun

a connection that fastens things together

Attachmentnoun

faithful support for a religion or cause or political party

Attachmentnoun

the act of attaching or affixing something

Attachmentnoun

the act of fastening things together