Suffix

Definition of Suffix

Suf`fix´
n.1.A letter, letters, syllable, or syllables added or appended to the end of a word or a root to modify the meaning; a postfix.
2.(Math.) A subscript mark, number, or letter. See Subscript, a.
v. t.1.To add or annex to the end, as a letter or syllable to a word; to append.
[imp. & p. p. Suffixed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Suffixing.]

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