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Accessory vs. Clothing

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Accessoryadjective

Having a secondary, supplementary or subordinate function by accompanying as a subordinate; aiding in a secondary way; being additional; being connected as an incident or subordinate to a principal; contributing or being contributory. Said of people and things, and, when of people, usually in a bad sense

‘She was accessory to the riot.’; ‘accessory sounds in music’;

Clothingnoun

Any of a wide variety of articles, usually made of fabrics, animal hair, animal skin, or some combination thereof, used to cover the human body for warmth, to preserve modesty, or for fashion.

Accessoryadjective

(legal) Assisting a crime without actually participating in committing the crime itself.

Clothingnoun

An act or instance of putting clothes on.

‘The clothing and unclothing of the idols was of special significance.’;

Accessoryadjective

Present in a minor amount, and not essential.

Clothingnoun

(obsolete) The art or process of making cloth.

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Accessorynoun

Something that belongs to part of another main thing; something additional and subordinate, an attachment.

‘the accessories of a mobile phone’;

Clothingnoun

A covering of non-conducting material on the outside of a boiler, or steam chamber, to prevent radiation of heat.

Accessorynoun

(fashion) An article that completes one's basic outfit, such as a scarf or gloves.

Clothingnoun

Garments in general; clothes; dress; raiment; covering.

‘From others he shall stand in need of nothing,Yet on his brothers shall depend for clothing.’; ‘As for me, . . . my clothing was sackloth.’;

Accessorynoun

(legal) A person who is not present at a crime, but contributes to it as an assistant or instigator.

Clothingnoun

The art of process of making cloth.

‘Instructing [refugees] in the art of clothing.’;

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Accessorynoun

(art) Something in a work of art without being indispensably necessary, for example solely ornamental parts.

Clothingnoun

A covering of non-conducting material on the outside of a boiler, or steam chamber, to prevent radiation of heat.

Accessoryadjective

Accompanying as a subordinate; aiding in a secondary way; additional; connected as an incident or subordinate to a principal; contributing or contributory; said of persons and things, and, when of persons, usually in a bad sense; as, he was accessory to the riot; accessory sounds in music.

Clothingnoun

See Card clothing, under 3d Card.

Accessorynoun

That which belongs to something else deemed the principal; something additional and subordinate.

Clothingnoun

a covering designed to be worn on a person's body

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Accessorynoun

Same as Accessary, n.

Clothing

Clothing (also known as clothes, apparel, and attire) are items worn on the body. Typically, clothing is made of fabrics or textiles, but over time it has included garments made from animal skin and other thin sheets of materials and natural products found in the environment, put together.

Accessorynoun

Anything that enters into a work of art without being indispensably necessary, as mere ornamental parts.

Accessorynoun

clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing

Accessorynoun

a supplementary component that improves capability

Accessorynoun

someone who helps another person commit a crime

Accessoryadjective

relating to something that is added but is not essential;

‘an ancillary pump’; ‘an adjuvant discipline to forms of mysticism’; ‘The mind and emotions are auxilliary to each other’;

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