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affix

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishaffixaf‧fix1 /əˈfɪks/ verb [transitive]  formalATTACH to fasten or stick something to something elseaffix something to something A label must be affixed to all parcels. Grammar Affix is often passive.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
affixThere he will create a towering bronze armature to which various body parts, heroic in size, will be affixed.The rustic studio door is marked with a pin affixing a card.The report listed numerous threats to the general fund but did not affix dollar amounts to possible losses.Maskelyne argued, then acceded that they were by all appearances in perfect order, and affixed his signature.He also affixed them to mirrors, which gave a different dimension to his work.Arc lights affixed to a low equipment building throw harsh shadows across her face.The names of 934 journalists, dating back to 1812, are printed on tinted-glass panels affixed to a spiral steel frame.Have we become the Huxleyan mob irretrievably affixed to the tube and addicted to its terror and its trivia?
Related topics: Grammar
affixaf‧fix2 /ˈæfɪks/ noun [countable]  SLGa group of letters added to the beginning or end of a word to change its meaning or use, such as ‘un-’, ‘mis-’, ‘-ness’, or ‘-ly’ prefix1(1), suffix
Examples from the Corpus
affixEach time an affix is removed the remaining stem must be checked to determine whether it is a valid word.The selection of a particular planning frame commits the speaker to using certain function words and affixes and not others.Separate drills need to be set up for each noun class to learn its associated affixes.In addition to whole words, the closed class also contains affixes.These often show a dissociation between the stem of a lexical item and its affix.Some method is then used to derive the syntactic representation for the derivative form from combining the root form and the affix.At least two problems exist for using affix stripping as a morphological technique.Instead, there would be a set of lexical rules indicating which affix had to be added to produce each inflected form.
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Verb table
affix
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyaffix
he, she, itaffixes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyaffixed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave affixed
he, she, ithas affixed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad affixed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill affix
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have affixed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam affixing
he, she, itis affixing
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you, we, theyare affixing
Past
I, he, she, itwas affixing
you, we, theywere affixing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been affixing
he, she, ithas been affixing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been affixing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be affixing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been affixing
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