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pertain

verb

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1 to be the property of a person or group of persons
  • the belief that quality medical care is a right that pertains to everyone

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2 to have a relation or connection
  • a person who is an expert in anything pertaining to the history of the American theater

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The first known use of pertain was in the 14th century

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“Pertain.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pertain. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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