postface

noun
post·​face | \ ˈpōs(t)-fəs How to pronounce postface (audio) , -ˌfās; pȯs-ˈfäs How to pronounce postface (audio) \

Definition of postface

: a brief article or note (as of explanation) placed at the end of a publication

First Known Use of postface

1742, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for postface

French, from post- + -face (as in préface preface)

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“Postface.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postface?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=p&file=postfa01. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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