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appanages

noun
variants: also apanages
plural of appanage

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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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“Appanages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/appanages. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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