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annotateverb [T]

uk   /ˈæn.ə.teɪt/ 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   /ˌæn.əˈteɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌæn.əˈteɪ.ʃən/
The annotation of literary texts makes them more accessible. The revised edition of the book includes many useful annotations.
(Definition of annotate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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annotateverb [T]

/ˈæn·əˌteɪt/
writing to add notes or remarks on a piece of writing
annotated bibliography
An annotated bibliography is a list of books or articles with notes giving additional information about each item.
(Definition of annotate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “annotate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 给…作注解, 给…加评注…
in Chinese (Traditional) 給…作註解, 給…加評註…
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“annotate” in British English

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