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Accessory vs. Equipment — What's the Difference?

Accessory vs. Equipment — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Accessory and Equipment

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Accessory

A subordinate or supplementary item; an adjunct.
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Equipment

The act of equipping or the state of being equipped
Responsible for the rapid equipment of the troops.
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Accessory

Something nonessential but desirable that contributes to an effect or result.
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Equipment

Something with which a person, organization, or thing is equipped
The athletes keep their equipment in the locker room.
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Accessory

(Law) One who knowingly assists a lawbreaker in the commission of a crime but does not actually participate in that crime.
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Equipment

The rolling stock especially of a transportation system.
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Accessory

Having a secondary, supplementary, or subordinate function.
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Equipment

The mental and emotional resources of an individual
Doesn't have the equipment to cope.
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Accessory

(Law) Involving the knowing assistance of a lawbreaker in the commission of a crime without actual participation in the crime.
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Equipment

The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.
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Accessory

Having a secondary, supplementary or subordinate function by accompanying as a subordinate; aiding in a secondary way; being additional; contributing or being contributory.
Accessory garments
Surprise parties succeed with the help of accessory neighbors or colleagues.
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Equipment

Any items used in equipping something or someone, for example things needed for an expedition or voyage.
We need more gardening equipment if we want to properly landscape our yard, not just a rake and some gloves.
The sports shop sells different kits of famous clubs, and equipment from all kind of sports.
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Accessory

(legal) Assisting a crime without actually participating in committing the crime itself; being connected as an incident or subordinate to a principal.
Her actions were clearly accessory because they helped him commit and probably also conceal the crime.
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Equipment

The male genitalia.
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Accessory

Present in a minor amount, and not essential.
Accessory mineral
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Equipment

The act of equipping, or the state of being equipped, as for a voyage or expedition.
The equipment of the fleet was hastened by De Witt.
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Accessory

Something that belongs to part of another main thing; something additional and subordinate, an attachment.
The accessories of a mobile phone
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Equipment

Whatever is used in equipping; necessaries for an expedition or voyage; the collective designation for the articles comprising an outfit; equipage; as, a railroad equipment (locomotives, cars, etc. ; for carrying on business); horse equipments; infantry equipments; naval equipments; laboratory equipments.
Armed and dight,In the equipments of a knight.
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Accessory

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

An instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
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Accessory

(legal) A person who is not present at a crime, but contributes to it as an assistant or instigator.
She was an accessory to the murder because she helped him commit and probably also conceal the crime.
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Accessory

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

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.
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Accessory

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

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

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

A supplementary component that improves capability
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Accessory

Someone who helps another person commit a crime
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Accessory

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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