pertain

  • 1 Pertain — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pertain País …

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  • 2 Pertain — Per*tain , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Pertained}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pertaining}.] [OE. partenen, OF. partenir, fr. L. pertinere to stretch out, reach, pertain; per + tenere to hold, keep. See {Per }, and {Tenable}, and cf. {Appertain}, {Pertinent}.] 1.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 pertain — I verb appertain, be appropriate, be associated with, be concerned with, be connected to, be suitable, bear upon, befit, behoove, belong, concern, have implications for, have interrelationship with, have reference to, have relation to, have… …

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  • 4 pertain to — index affiliate, concern (involve), connect (relate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 pertain — mid 14c., from O.Fr. partenir to belong, from L. pertinere to reach, stretch, relate, have reference to, from per through + tenere to hold (see TENET (Cf. tenet)). Related: Pertaining …

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  • 6 pertain to — (something) to have a connection with something. His organization wants to provide input to the county on issues pertaining to wildlife …

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  • 7 pertain — *bear, relate, appertain, belong, apply Analogous words: connect, *join, combine, associate …

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  • 8 pertain — [v] be relevant to affect, appertain, apply, associate, be appropriate, bear on, befit, belong, be part of, be pertinent, combine, concern, connect, inhere with, join, refer, regard, relate, touch, vest; concept 532 …

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  • 9 pertain — ► VERB 1) be appropriate, related, or applicable. 2) chiefly Law belong as a part, appendage, or accessory. 3) be in effect or existence at a particular place or time. ORIGIN Latin pertinere extend to, have reference to …

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  • 10 pertain — [pər tān′] vi. [ME partenen < OFr partenir < L pertinere, to stretch out, reach < per , intens. + tenere, to hold: see THIN] 1. to belong; be connected or associated; be a part, accessory, etc. [lands pertaining to an estate] 2. to be… …

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  • 11 Pertain — 49° 48′ 42″ N 2° 52′ 11″ E / 49.8117, 2.8697 …

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  • 12 Pertain — French commune|name= Pertain x = 142 y = 42 region= departement= arrondissement=Péronne canton=Canton de Nesle insee=80621 cp=80320 maire=M. Régis Nuttens mandat=2001 2008 intercomm=Communauté de communes de Haute Picardie alt moy=100 m alt… …

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  • 13 pertain — v. (d; intr.) to pertain to (these facts pertain to the case) * * * [pə teɪn] (d; intr.) to pertain to (these facts pertain to the case) …

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  • 14 pertain — UK [pə(r)ˈteɪn] / US [pərˈteɪn] verb Word forms pertain : present tense I/you/we/they pertain he/she/it pertains present participle pertaining past tense pertained past participle pertained Phrasal verbs: pertain to …

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  • 15 pertain to — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms pertain to : present tense I/you/we/they pertain to he/she/it pertains to present participle pertaining to past tense pertained to past participle pertained to formal pertain to something to be directly… …

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  • 16 pertain — intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English perteinen, from Anglo French partenir, purteiner, from Latin pertinēre to reach to, belong, from per through + tenēre to hold more at thin Date: 14th century 1. a. (1) to belong as a part, member,… …

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  • 17 pertain — per|tain [pəˈteın US pər ] v pertain to [pertain to sth] phr v [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: partenir, from Latin pertinere] formal to relate directly to something ▪ legislation pertaining to employment rights …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 pertain to — per ˈtain to [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they pertain to he/she/it pertains to present participle pertaining to past tense pertained to …

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  • 19 pertain to — phr verb Pertain to is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑information, ↑matter …

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  • 20 pertain — Synonyms and related words: affect, appertain, appertain to, apply, apply to, associate, bear, bear on, befit, combine, concern, connect, cover, include, join, pertain to, refer to, regard, relate, relate to, vest …

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