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Attachment

Attachment

[uh-tach-muhnt]
An attachment is a component added onto a machine to alter its functioning. Attachment may also refer to:

* Attachment theory, the theory which is used to describe and investigate the psychological attachment

  • Attachment (law), a means of collecting a legal judgment by levying on property in the possession of a third party

* Prejudgment attachment, a legal procedure in certain states of the United States allowing a creditor to levy or seize assets of a defendant prior to judgment

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