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attaching

verb
present participle of attach

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3 to take ownership or control of (something) by right of one's authority
  • attached the house for nonpayment of property taxes

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“Attaching.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/attaching. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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