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append

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verb ap·pend \ə-ˈpend\

Simple Definition of append

  • : to add (something) to a piece of writing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of append

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  attach, affix

  3. 2 :  to add as a supplement or appendix (as in a book)

Examples of append in a sentence

  1. <append the prefix un- to each of these words>



Origin of append

Latin appendere, to hang, weigh out, from ad- + pendere to weigh — more at pendant


First Known Use: 1646


APPEND Defined for Kids

append

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verb ap·pend \ə-ˈpend\

Definition of append for Students

appendedappending

  1. :  to add as something extra <append a postscript>





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