an·​no·​tat·​ed | \ ˈa-nə-ˌtā-təd How to pronounce annotated (audio) \

Definition of annotated

: provided with explanatory notes or comments a fully annotated drawing/diagram an annotated edition

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Recent Examples on the Web In one instance, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif tweeted the hashtag #BlackLivesMatter along with an annotated version of a U.S. State Department release that criticized Tehran’s suppression of protests. Alyza Sebenius,, "Iran, China Use Twitter to Bash U.S. for Protest Hypocrisy," 3 June 2020 Under an agreement, LexisNexis has the right to publish the annotated code, and the data collection company charges $412 for a hard copy version. Bill Rankin, ajc, "Supreme Court says Georgia must provide official code free to public," 28 Apr. 2020 The copyright status of the annotated code matters because the state doesn't publish any other official version. Timothy B. Lee, Ars Technica, "Supreme Court rules Georgia can’t put the law behind a paywall," 27 Apr. 2020 In late 2018, Krzysztof Czarnecki, a professor at Canada’s University of Waterloo, built a self-driving car and trained it to navigate surrounding neighborhoods with an annotated driving data set from researchers in Germany. Will Knight, Wired, "Snow and Ice Pose a Vexing Obstacle for Self-Driving Cars," 3 Feb. 2020 The annotated area in this illustration shows where water ice is located near the surface of Mars. Fox News, "NASA reveals Mars water ice 'treasure map'," 18 Dec. 2019 But the annotated code, essentially a reference guide filled with summaries of court decisions and legal writings, is a different matter altogether. Bill Rankin, ajc, "Who owns the law in Georgia?," 29 Nov. 2019 An exceptional cook, her annotated cookbooks and recipes are treasured by her family., "Jean J. Weil," 25 Nov. 2019 My book has space in every chapter to reflect on the practices after each key plus an annotated list of books on happiness and related topics. Maria Shine Stewart, cleveland, "Genuine positivity can reap benefits: Sun Messages," 17 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of annotated

1807, in the meaning defined above

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“Annotated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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