What does Appendix mean?

Definitions for Appendixəˈpɛn dɪks; -dəˌsiz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Appendix.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. appendix(noun)

    supplementary material that is collected and appended at the back of a book

  2. appendix, vermiform appendix, vermiform process, cecal appendage(noun)

    a vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch


  1. appendix(Noun)

    Something attached to something else; an attachment or accompaniment.

  2. appendix(Noun)

    Specifically, a text added to the end of a book or an article, containing information that is important to but is not the main idea of the main text

  3. appendix(Noun)

    The vermiform appendix, an inner organ without known use that can become inflamed.

  4. Origin: From appendix.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Appendix(noun)

    something appended or added; an appendage, adjunct, or concomitant

  2. Appendix(noun)

    any literary matter added to a book, but not necessarily essential to its completeness, and thus distinguished from supplement, which is intended to supply deficiencies and correct inaccuracies


  1. Appendix

    Appendix is a punk band from Pori, Finland.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Appendix

    A worm-like blind tube extension from the CECUM.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. appendix

    A document appended to an annex of an operation order, operation plan, or other document to clarify or to give further details.

Editors Contribution

  1. appendix

    Appendix is a narrow tube which is connected to the cecum in humans and other mammals.

    In humans the appendix is small but in rabbits, hares, and some other herbivores it is involved in the digestion of cellulose:

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Appendix' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3464

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Appendix' in Nouns Frequency: #1937


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Appendix in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Appendix in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of Appendix

  1. AppendixAppendixAppendix

Translations for Appendix

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Appendix »


Find a translation for the Appendix definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these Appendix definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Appendix." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 13 Dec. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/Appendix>.

Are we missing a good definition for Appendix? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for Appendix:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.