Accessory Ac*ces"so*ry, n.; pl. {Accessories}. 1. That which belongs to something else deemed the principal; something additional and subordinate. ``The aspect and accessories of a den of banditti.'' --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) Same as {Accessary}, n. [1913 Webster]

3. (Fine Arts) Anything that enters into a work of art without being indispensably necessary, as mere ornamental parts. --Elmes. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Abettor; accomplice; ally; coadjutor. See {Abettor}. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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