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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ap·pen·dix /əˈpɛndɪks/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ap·pen·dix /əˈpɛndɪks/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ap·pen·dix n.; pl. E. Appendixes L. Appendices
 1. Something appended or added; an appendage, adjunct, or concomitant.
    Normandy became an appendix to England.   --Sir M. Hale.
 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.
 3. Anatomy The vermiform appendix.
 Syn: -- See Supplement.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: supplementary material that is collected and appended at the
           back of a book
      2: a vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the
         cecum and that resembles a small pouch [syn: vermiform
         appendix, vermiform process, cecal appendage]
      [also: appendices (pl)]