noun (pl=appendices or appendixes (considered incorrect by some))
- A text added to the end of a book or an article, containing information that is important to but is not the main idea of the main text
- (anatomy) The vermiform appendix, an inner organ without known use that can become inflamed.
Etymology: From Latin, appendix.
- Dutch: blinde darm
- French: appendice
- German: Blinddarm
- Italian: appendice
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