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Synonyms of pertain in English:


  • 1 developments pertaining to the economy
    concern, relate to, be related to, be connected with, be relevant to, regard, apply to, be pertinent to, refer to, have a bearing on, appertain to, bear on, affect, involve, touch on
  • 2 the stock and assets pertaining to the business
    belong to, be a part of, be included in
  • 3 the economic situation that pertained at that time
    exist, be the order of the day, be the case, prevail
    formal obtain
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