affix (n.)

  1. a linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected or derived form

    affix (v.)

  1. attach to; affix the seal here

    [ Syn: stick on ]

  2. add to the very end; He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language

    [ Syn: append , add on , supplement ]

  3. attach or become attached to a stem word; grammatical morphemes affix to the stem'

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