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pertain


pertain

verb

Definition of PERTAIN

1
to be the property of a person or group of persons <the belief that quality medical care is a right that pertains to everyone>
Synonyms appertain, pertain
Related Words have, hold, own, possess
2
to have a relation or connection <a person who is an expert in anything pertaining to the history of the American theater>

February 27, 2015
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