appendix


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Appendix \Ap*pen"dix\, n.; pl. E. Appendixes, L. Appendices.
   [L. appendix, -dicis, fr. appendere. See Append.]
   1. Something appended or added; an appendage, adjunct, or
      concomitant.
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            Normandy became an appendix to England. --Sir M.
                                                  Hale.
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   2. 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.
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   3. (Anatomy) The vermiform appendix.
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   Syn: See Supplement.
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