noun af·fix·ion \ə-ˈfik-shən, a-\

Definition of affixion



  1. :  the act of affixing :  the state of being affixed

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Origin and Etymology of affixion

Late Latin affixion-, affixio, from Latin affixus (past participle of affigere to fasten to) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at affix

First Known Use: 15th century

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a brief usually trivial fact

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