Definitions for "Appurtenance"
That which belongs to something else; an adjunct; an appendage; an accessory; something annexed to another thing more worthy; in common parlance and legal acceptation, something belonging to another thing as principal, and which passes as incident to it, as a right of way, or other easement to land; a right of common to pasture, an outhouse, barn, garden, or orchard, to a house or messuage. In a strict legal sense, land can never pass as an appurtenance to land.
An accessory, adjunct, or appendage connected to a primary property and used in conjunction therewith.
Something belonging to something else, either attached or not, such as a barn to a house, or an easement to the land. The appurtenance is part of the property and passes with it upon sale or other transfer.
Any architectural structure, whether decorative or functional, which protrudes from the exterior of a building.
An appurtenance is a device added or attached to the basic decoration to distinguished each deed and succeeding deeds of achievements falling under the same category of the decoration. Instead of awarding the same decoration and service medal, an appurtenance is substituted for the medal. The different types of appurtenances are: Anahaw Leaf, Equilateral Triangle, Service Star and Spearhead Device, each of which is further categorized into Bronze, Silver and Gold.
a supplementary component that improves capability
Machinery, appliances, structures and other parts of the main structure necessary to allow it to operate as intended, but not considered part of the main structure.
A feature that serves the overall functionality of the bridge site (e.g., railing, lighting, signing, etc.).