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annotateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈæn.ə.teɪt/ formal
to add a short explanation or opinion to a text or drawing: Annotated editions of Shakespeare's plays help readers to understand old words.
annotation
noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌæn.əˈteɪ.ʃən/
The annotation of literary texts makes them more accessible. The revised edition of the book includes many useful annotations.
Translations of “annotate”
in Chinese (Traditional) 給…作註解, 給…加評註…
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…作注解, 给…加评注…
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