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annotation

noun

Synonyms of annotation

a written explanation, observation, etc. that is added to something (such as a book)
  • The translator's annotations to the text explain some of its cultural and historical context.

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The first known use of annotation was in the 15th century

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annotating

annotation

annotations

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“Annotation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/annotation. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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