Definition Of appendage
(often with negative or pejorative connotations) a thing that is added or attached to something larger or more important.
they treat Scotland as a mere appendage of England
Example Of appendage
Are individualism and stardom necessary to the dramatic work, or are they supplemental, a mere appendage of modernity?
Bipedality freed the forelimbs and allowed development of the hands as highly specialized appendages with great dexterity.
Consequently, feathering will not be able to produce the asymmetry necessary for the rowing appendage to generate net thrust.
For Scott, the school became an indispensable appendage to the mosque.
He deeply dislikes the implicit idea that a wife is a lesser appendage to her husband.