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Append vs. Postpend

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Appendverb

(transitive) To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended

‘a seal appended to a record’; ‘An inscription was appended to the column.’;

Postpendverb

To append at the end of a text string.

Appendverb

(transitive) To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex

‘notes appended to a book chapter’;

Appendverb

(computing) To write more data to the end of a pre-existing file, string, or other non-constant data type.

Appendnoun

(computing) An instance of writing more data to the end of an existing file.

Appendverb

To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended; as, a seal appended to a record; the inscription was appended to the column.

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Appendverb

To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter.

‘A further purpose appended to the primary one.’;

Appendverb

add to the very end;

‘He appended a glossary to his novel where he used an invented language’;

Appendverb

fix to; attach;

‘append a charm to the necklace’;

Appendverb

state or say further;

‘`It doesn't matter,' he supplied’;

Appendverb

add (something) to the end of a written document

‘the results of the survey are appended to this chapter’;

Append

In computer programming, append is the operation for concatenating linked lists or arrays in some high-level programming languages.

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