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accoutrement

noun
variants: or accouterment

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1 something that is not necessary in itself but adds to the convenience or performance of the main piece of equipment
  • this vacuum cleaner has all of the accoutrements for cleaning furniture as well as floors

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2 accoutrements or accouterments plural items needed for the performance of a task or activity
  • has all the accoutrements that the home pastry chef could ever want

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The first known use of accoutrement was circa 1550

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“Accoutrement.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accoutrement. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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