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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Append \Ap*pend"\ ([a^]p*p[e^]nd"), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Appended; p. pr. & vb. n. Appending.] [L. appendere or F.
appendre: cf. OE. appenden, apenden, to belong, OF. apendre,
F. appendre, fr. L. append[=e]re, v. i., to hang to,
append[e^]re, v. t., to hang to; ad + pend[=e]re, v. i., to
hang, pend[e^]re, v. t., to hang. See Pendant.]
1. 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. To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex;
as, notes appended to this chapter.
A further purpose appended to the primary one. --I.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
v 1: add to the very end; "He appended a glossary to his novel
where he used an invented language" [syn: append, add
on, supplement, affix]
2: fix to; attach; "append a charm to the necklace" [syn:
append, tag on, tack on, tack, hang on]
3: state or say further; "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
[syn: add, append, supply]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
32 Moby Thesaurus words for "append":
add, adjoin, affix, agglutinate, annex, attach, burden, complicate,
conjoin, decorate, encumber, glue on, hitch on, infix, join with,
ornament, paste on, plus, postfix, prefix, put with, saddle with,
slap on, subjoin, suffix, superadd, superpose, tack on, tag,
tag on, take on, unite with
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