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The act of joining; the thing joined or added. Takes place when the thing belonging to one person is attached or united to that which belongs to another, whether this union is caused by inclusion, as if one man's diamond be encased in another's ring; by soldering, as by employing the silk of one to make the coat of another; by construction; as by building on another's land; by writing, as when one writes on another's parchment; or by painting, when one paints a picture on another's canvas. In these cases, as a general rule, the accessory follows the principal; hence these things which are attached to the things of another become the property of the latter.

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