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 for Attached
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  committed \committed\ adj.
     1. Bound or obligated, as under a pledge to a particular
        cause, action, or attitude. Opposite of uncommitted.
  
     Note: [Narrower terms: bound up, involved, wrapped up;
           dedicated, devoted; pledged, sworn]
           [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. Associated in an exclusive sexual relationship; also
        called attached. Opposite of unattached.
  
     Note: [Narrower terms: affianced, bespoken, betrothed,
           engaged, pledged, promised(predicate); married]
           [Also See: loving.]
  
     Syn: attached.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. Consigned involuntarily to custody, as in a prison or
        mental institution.
        [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  connected \connected\ adj.
     1. p. p. of connect. [Narrower terms: abutting, adjacent,
        adjoining, bordering(prenominal), conterminous,
        coterminous, contiguous] [Narrower terms: adjunctive]
        [Narrower terms: affined] [Narrower terms: attached]
        [Narrower terms: contiguous, in contact] [Narrower
        terms: coupled, joined, linked] [Narrower terms:
        cursive, flowing] [Narrower terms: siamese] [Narrower
        terms: socially connected, well-connected] unconnected
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. being joined in close association.
  
     Syn: affiliated, attached.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. connected by a conductor so as to allow the flow of
        electric signals. [Narrower terms: wired (vs. wireless)]
        WordNet 1.5]
  
     4. (Music) legato. staccato
  
     Syn: flowing, smooth.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     5. associated with or accompanying.
  
     Syn: associated.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     6. (Computers) stored in, controlled by, or in direct
        communication with a central computer. [Narrower terms:
        on-line (vs. off-line), online, on line(predicate)]
  
     Syn: machine-accessible.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     7. switched on. [Narrower terms: on-line (vs. off-line),
        online, on line(predicate)]
  
     Syn: ready, on.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     8. having some relation.
  
     Syn: related.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Attach \At*tach"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Attached; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Attaching.] [OF. atachier, F. attacher, to tie or
     fasten: cf. Celt. tac, tach, nail, E. tack a small nail, tack
     to fasten. Cf. Attack, and see Tack.]
     1. To bind, fasten, tie, or connect; to make fast or join;
        as, to attach one thing to another by a string, by glue,
        or the like.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The shoulder blade is . . . attached only to the
              muscles.                              --Paley.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              A huge stone to which the cable was attached.
                                                    --Macaulay.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To connect; to place so as to belong; to assign by
        authority; to appoint; as, an officer is attached to a
        certain regiment, company, or ship.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. To win the heart of; to connect by ties of love or
        self-interest; to attract; to fasten or bind by moral
        influence; -- with to; as, attached to a friend; attaching
        others to us by wealth or flattery.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Incapable of attaching a sensible man. --Miss
                                                    Austen.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              God . . . by various ties attaches man to man.
                                                    --Cowper.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     4. To connect, in a figurative sense; to ascribe or
        attribute; to affix; -- with to; as, to attach great
        importance to a particular circumstance.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Top this treasure a curse is attached. --Bayard
                                                    Taylor.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     5. To take, seize, or lay hold of. [Obs.] --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     6. To take by legal authority:
        (a) To arrest by writ, and bring before a court, as to
            answer for a debt, or a contempt; -- applied to a
            taking of the person by a civil process; being now
            rarely used for the arrest of a criminal.
        (b) To seize or take (goods or real estate) by virtue of a
            writ or precept to hold the same to satisfy a judgment
            which may be rendered in the suit. See Attachment,
            4.
            [1913 Webster]
  
                  The earl marshal attached Gloucester for high
                  treason.                          --Miss Yonge.
            [1913 Webster]
  
     Attached column (Arch.), a column engaged in a wall, so
        that only a part of its circumference projects from it.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     Syn: To affix; bind; tie; fasten; connect; conjoin; subjoin;
          annex; append; win; gain over; conciliate.
          [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  attached \attached\ adj.
     1. fastened together. a picnic table with attached benches
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. being joined in close association; -- of people or
        organizations.
  
     Syn: affiliated, connected
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. fastened onto another object; -- of objects smaller than
        the main object.
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     4. (Architecture) connected by a common wall or passageway;
        -- used of buildings. detached
        [WordNet 1.5]
  
     5. (Biology) permanently attached to a substrate; not free to
        move about. an attached oyster vagile
  
     Syn: sessile
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     6. associated in an exclusive sexual relationship; --
        opposite of unattached.
  
     Note: Narrower terms include: affianced, bespoken,
           betrothed, engaged, pledged, promised(predicate);
           married. Also See: loving.
  
     Syn: committed.
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  attached
      adj 1: being joined in close association; "affiliated clubs";
             "all art schools whether independent or attached to
             universities" [syn: affiliated, attached,
             connected]
      2: used of buildings joined by common sidewalls; "a block of
         attached houses" [ant: detached]
      3: associated in an exclusive sexual relationship [syn:
         attached, committed] [ant: unattached, uncommitted]
      4: fond and affectionate; "she was very attached to her father"

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