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

 af·fix /ˈæˌfɪks/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Af·fix v. t. [imp. & p. p. Affixed p. pr. & vb. n. Affixing.]
 1. To subjoin, annex, or add at the close or end; to append to; to fix to any part of; as, to affix a syllable to a word; to affix a seal to an instrument; to affix one's name to a writing.
 2. To fix or fasten in any way; to attach physically.
    Should they [caterpillars] affix them to the leaves of a plant improper for their food.   --Ray.
 3. To attach, unite, or connect with; as, names affixed to ideas, or ideas affixed to things; to affix a stigma to a person; to affix ridicule or blame to any one.
 4. To fix or fasten figuratively; -- with on or upon; as, eyes affixed upon the ground. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- To attach; subjoin; connect; annex; unite.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Af·fix n.; pl. Affixes   That which is affixed; an appendage; esp. one or more letters or syllables added at the end of a word; a suffix; a postfix.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a linguistic element added to a word to produce an inflected
          or derived form
      v 1: attach to; "affix the seal here" [syn: stick on]
      2: add to the very end; "He appended a glossary to his novel
         where he used an invented language" [syn: append, add
         on, supplement]
      3: attach or become attached to a stem word; "grammatical
         morphemes afix to the stem"