from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A marginal note; a gloss.
  • n. A method of verification for international documents.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A marginal note on a letter or other paper; an annotation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A marginal note or annotation; a comment.
  • To annotate by marginal observations or comments.


From French postille ("marginal note"), from Latin post illa (verba) ("after those (words)") (Wiktionary)



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