CONVENIENCE, CONVENIENCY, n. [L.] Literally, a coming together; a meeting. Hence,

1. Fitness; suitableness; propriety; adaptation of one thing to another, or to circumstances.

2. Commodiousness; ease; freedom from difficulty.

Every man must want something for the convenience of his life.

There is another convenience in this method.

3. That which gives ease; accommodation; that which is suited to wants or necessity A pair of spectacles is a great convenience in old age.

4. Fitness of time or place.