Definitions for APPENDəˈpɛnd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ap•pendəˈpɛnd(v.t.)

  1. to add as a supplement or appendix:

    to append a note to a letter.

  2. to affix:

    to append one's signature to a will.

Origin of append:

1640–50; < L appendere=ap-ap-1+-pendere to hang

Princeton's WordNet

  1. append, add on, supplement, affix(verb)

    add to the very end

    "He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language"

  2. append, tag on, tack on, tack, hang on(verb)

    fix to; attach

    "append a charm to the necklace"

  3. add, append, supply(verb)

    state or say further

    "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"

Wiktionary

  1. append(Noun)

    An instance of writing more data to the end of an existing file.

  2. append(Verb)

    To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column.

  3. append(Verb)

    To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter.

  4. append(Verb)

    To write more data to the end of a pre-existing file.

  5. Origin: From appendo or appendre: compare with Old English appenden, apenden, Old French apendre, French appendre, from Latin appendere, present active infinitive of appendo; from ad + pendo. See pendant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Append(verb)

    to hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column

  2. Append(verb)

    to add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter

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