Suffixion
Suffixion Suf*fix"ion, n. The act of suffixing, or the state of being suffixed. [1913 Webster]

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  • suffix — 1. noun /ˈsʌfɪks,ˈsʌfɪks,səˈfɪks/ one or more letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the words meaning, such as able, which changes sing into singable, for example 2. verb /ˈsʌfɪks,ˈsʌfɪks,səˈfɪks/ to append (something) to the end …   Wiktionary

  • suffix — /ˈsʌfɪks / (say sufiks) noun 1. Grammar an affix which follows the element to which it is added, as ly in kindly. 2. something suffixed. –verb (t) 3. Grammar to add as a suffix. 4. to affix at the end of something: to suffix a syllable to a word …   Australian English dictionary

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