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Items generally carried or worn on one's person, such as clothing, jewelry, keys, and a wallet or purse.
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privately owned articles consisting chiefly of clothing, toilet items, etc., for intimate use by an individual.
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All privately owned moveable, personal property of an individual. Also called PE. See also mortuary affairs; personal property.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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|Noun||1.||personal effects - property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business; "she left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"|
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