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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
  Taylor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  append 
  v  1:  add  to  the  very  end  "He  appended  a  glossary  to  his  novel 
  where  he  used  an  invented  language"  [syn:  {add  on},  {supplement}, 
  {affix}] 
  2:  fix  to  attach;  "append  a  charm  to  the  necklace"  [syn:  {tag 
  on},  {tack  on},  {hang  on}] 
  3:  state  or  say  further;  "  `It  doesn't  matter,'  "  he  supplied" 
  [syn:  {add},  {supply}] 




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