In honor of this:
Felix Hernandez just told me his plan is to spend his entire career with the Mariners— JIM BOWDEN (@JimBowdenESPNxm) March 6, 2012
...today feels like it should be Felix Hernandez Day. Which wouldn't really mean that much since they're all Felix Hernandez Days, every last one of them, but I wouldn't be opposed to having one designated officially. Today, I will do my small part by giving a nod to Felix in the vocabulary post. Which this is! This is the vocabulary post! And today's word is "appertain". The definition:
1. To belong as a part, right, possession or attribute.
An attempted example sentence:
Among the many benefits appertaining to Felix as king is the freedom to wear his crown and robe whenever and wherever he likes.
As you can imagine, I had to flip through a number of different example sentences in my head before I came up with one that was family-friendly. You know what I'm talking about. (You know what I'm talking about.)