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affix

verb [T] uk   us   /əˈfɪks/ formal
to fasten or stick one thing to another: She affixed a stamp to the envelope.

affix

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈæf.ɪks/
a letter or group of letters added to the beginning or end of a word to make a new word: The affixes un- and -less are often used to make negative words, such as "unhappy" and "careless".
Translations of “affix”
in Vietnamese dán…
in Spanish pegar, fijar…
in Thai ติด, ผูก…
in Malaysian menampal…
in French apposer…
in German befestigen, anbringen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使固定, 附上, 黏上…
in Indonesian memasang, membubuhkan…
in Russian аффикс…
in Turkish kelimelerin önüne veya sonuna getirilen ekler, ek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使固定, 附上, 粘上…
in Polish przyrostek…
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