accessorial

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adjective ac·ces·so·ri·al \ˌak-sə-ˈsȯr-ē-əl\

Definition of accessorial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to an accessory accessorial liability

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or constituting an accession :  supplementary accessorial services

Examples of accessorial in a Sentence

  1. an accessorial service, such as packing, will add substantially to the moving company's basic fee

Origin and Etymology of accessorial

1accessory + 1-al


First Known Use: 1726


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accessorial

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adjective ac·ces·so·ri·al \ˌak-sə-ˈsōr-ē-əl\

Legal Definition of accessorial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to an accessory accessorial acts

  2. 2 :  of lesser importance the principal has the principal or primary duty and the surety an accessorial or a secondary duty — Restatement of Security


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