Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To add as a supplement or appendix: appended a list of errors to the report.
  • transitive v. To fix to; attach: append a charm to the bracelet.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. 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.
  • v. To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex; as, notes appended to this chapter.
  • v. To write more data to the end of a pre-existing file.
  • n. An instance of writing more data to the end of an existing file.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To hang or attach to, as by a string, so that the thing is suspended
  • transitive v. To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; to annex.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To belong; pertain.
  • To hang or attach as a proper part, possession, or accompaniment, as a pendant; suspend: as, a seal appended to a record.
  • To add, as an accessory to the principal thing; subjoin; annex.
  • Synonyms To join, superadd, affix.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. add to the very end
  • v. fix to; attach
  • v. state or say further

Etymologies

Latin appendere, to hang upon : ad-, ad- + pendere, to hang; see (s)pen- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin appendō ("hang something upon something, suspend on") or French appendre: compare with Old English appenden, apenden ("to belong"), Old French apendre, French appendre, from Latin appendere, present active infinitive of appendō ("hang something upon something, suspend on"); from ad ("on, upon, against") + pendō ("I suspend, hang"). See pendant. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I offered her the right of reply, but she has declined except to say: "The only thing you need append is that your opinion was formed without reading the work".

    God to be proved on March 14th

  • I call append on this element to populate it with data.

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  • Here is a simple example ... def append (arg) {println "you called the append method and passed $ {arg}" def doIt () {def closure = {append 'Jeff was here.' def buffer = new StringBuffer () closure. delegate = buffer

    Javalobby - The heart of the Java developer community

  • For each alias append "OR you@alias" in From and To field of the filter criteria.

    Black Sweater, White Cat

  • Write an XDV "append" or "prepend" rule to copy these elements over.

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  • I've tried the new value string from you and insert mode = "append" to my procedure call.

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  • Other than that, when you 'append' the files back together, they should be seamless if your split was at the proper location.

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  • After that, do you think i will be able to put the 2 files together (to make my final video) without any problem (with the fonction "append")?

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  • You simply specify this attribute, with the value of "append" at the parent element where such aggregation should occur, and Maven will switch its merge behavior for that element's children.

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  • VDM, you 'append' the second file to the first file.

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