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ac·cou·tre·mentor ac·cou·ter·ment (ə-ko͞o′trə-mənt, -tər-)
1. often accoutrements An accessory item of equipment or dress.
2. often accoutrements Military equipment other than uniforms and weapons.
3. accoutrements Outward forms of recognition; trappings: cathedral ceilings, heated swimming pools, and other accoutrements signaling great wealth.
4. Archaic The act of accoutring.
or ac•cou•tre•ment(əˈku trə mənt, -tər-)
1. personal clothing, accessories, or equipment.
2. the equipment, excluding weapons and clothing, of a soldier.
[1540–50; < Middle French]
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|Noun||1.||accouterment - clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing|
belt - a band to tie or buckle around the body (usually at the waist)
article of clothing, clothing, habiliment, wearable, vesture, wear - a covering designed to be worn on a person's body