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annotate

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verb an·no·tate \ˈa-nə-ˌtāt\

Simple Definition of annotate

  • : to add notes or comments to (a text, book, drawing, etc.)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of annotate

annotated

annotating

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make or furnish critical or explanatory notes or comment

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to make or furnish annotations for (as a literary work or subject)

annotative

play \-ˌtā-tiv\ adjective

annotator

play \-ˌtā-tər\ noun

Examples of annotate in a sentence

  1. He annotated the text at several places.



Origin and Etymology of annotate

Latin annotatus, past participle of annotare, from ad- + notare to mark — more at note


First Known Use: 1710


Law Dictionary

annotate

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verb an·no·tate \ˈa-nə-ˌtāt\

Legal Definition of annotate

annotated

annotating

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make or write an annotation
  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to make or write annotations for

annotator

\-ˌtā-tər\ play noun



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