The definition of an appurtenance is something goes with or attaches to something else.(noun)
The appendix of a book is an example of an appurtenance.
See appurtenance in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < Anglo-Fr apurtenance < OFr apertenance < prp. of LL appertinere, appertain
See appurtenance in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English appurtenaunce
Origin: , from Anglo-Norman apurtenance
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *appertinentia
Origin: , from Late Latin appertinēns, appertinent-
Origin: , present participle of appertinēre, to appertain; see appertain.
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