appertinent


Related to appertinent: impertinent

appertinent

(æˈpɜːtɪnənt)
n
another word for appurtenant
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Here we are living in an age when Christianity is spreading more rapidly and more widely than at any other point in the two millennia of its history--throughout the global South and East--and yet, because the Church languishes in the senile cultures of a small geological apophysis (with a few appertinent isles) at the western edge of continental Asia, Wilson concludes that the faith is in its death throes.