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"appendix" in American English

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appendixnoun [C]

 us   /əˈpen·dɪks/ (plural appendices  /əˈpen·dəˌsiz/ or appendixes  /əˈpen·dɪk·səz/ )
  • appendix noun [C] (BOOK PART)

writing a separate part at the end of a book or report that gives additional information: The appendix lists all the Olympic champions.
  • appendix noun [C] (BODY PART)

a small, curved part attached to the intestines (= tube in the body in which food is digested) which has no known use
(Definition of appendix from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"appendix" in British English

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appendixnoun [C]

uk   /əˈpen.dɪks/  us   /əˈpen.dɪks/
  • appendix noun [C] (BOOK PART)

(plural appendixes or appendices uk   /-dɪ.siːz/ us   ) a separate part at the end of a book or magazine that gives extra information: There's an appendix at the end of the book with a list of dates.
(Definition of appendix from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"appendix" in Business English

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appendixnoun [C]

uk   us   /əˈpendɪks/ (plural appendices)
a separate part at the end of a report, legal document, book, etc. which gives extra information: an appendix to sth Financial projections are included in an appendix to the business plan. For a list of committee members' names and contact details, see appendix B.
(Definition of appendix from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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