Definition of paraphernalia in English:

paraphernalia

Line breaks: para¦pher|na¦lia
Pronunciation: /ˌparəfəˈneɪlɪə
 
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noun

[treated as singular or plural]

Origin

mid 17th century (denoting property owned by a married woman): from medieval Latin, based on Greek parapherna 'property apart from a dowry', from para 'distinct from' + pherna (from phernē 'dower').

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