Definitions Edit

General Edit

An accessory is "[a] type of merchandising association in which a suggested product is chosen as an addition to the currently displayed or selected product."[1]

Medical device Edit

An accessory is "[a] finished device that is intended to support, supplement, and/or augment the performance of one or more parent devices."[2]

Wireless Edit

An accessory is "[a]n item that can support a wireless device, such as a cell phone or a charger."[3]

References Edit

  1. "IBM Terminology" (full-text).
  2. Medical Device Accessories: Defining Accessories and Classification Pathways, at 5.
  3. "IBM Terminology" (full-text).