Noun Accessory Definition and Examples


Noun:

Accessory

Definition:

noun, plural accessories.

1. a subordinate or supplementary part, object, or the like, used mainly for convenience, attractiveness, safety, etc., as a spotlight on an automobile or a lens cover on a camera.

2. an article or set of articles of dress, as gloves, earrings, or a scarf, that adds completeness, convenience, attractiveness, etc., to one's basic outfit.

3. Law. Also called accessory before the fact. a person who, though not present during the commission of a felony, is guilty of having aided and abetted another, who committed the felony. Also called accessory after the fact. a person who knowingly conceals or assists another who has committed a felony.Compare principal (def 9b).

4. Anatomy. accessory nerve. adjective

5. contributing to a general effect; supplementary; subsidiary.

6. Law. giving aid as an accessory.

7. Petrography. (of a mineral) being present in small amounts in a rock and having no bearing on the classification of the rock, as zircon in granite.


Examples:

"There can be accessory sales."
"There can be accessory divisions."
"There can be accessory products."
"There can be accessory manufacturers."
"There can be accessory industries."
"There can be accessory companies."
"There can be accessory towels."
"There can be accessory stores."
"There can be accessory spray guns."
"There can be accessory sides."
"There can be accessory shops."
"There can be accessory shoes."
"There can be accessory sectors."
"There can be accessory rugs."
"There can be accessory retailers."
"There can be accessory outlets."
"There can be accessory operations."
"There can be accessory makers."
"There can be accessory leads."
"There can be accessory labels."


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