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appanage

noun
variants: also apanage

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1 something granted as a special favor
  • use of the grounds was just one appanage he bestowed upon the caretakers of his estate

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2 something to which one has a just claim
  • wealthy people who believe that political power is their natural appanage

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The first known use of appanage was in 1602

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“Appanage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/appanage. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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