noun see affix I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • affixment — …   Useful english dictionary

  • affix — I. transitive verb Etymology: Latin affixus, past participle of affigere to fasten to, from ad + figere to fasten more at fix Date: 1533 1. to attach physically < affix a stamp to a letter > 2. to attach in any way ; add, append …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Fastener — A fastener is a hardware device that mechanically joins or affixes two or more objects together.Fasteners can also be used to close a container such as a bag, a box, or an envelope; or they may involve keeping together the sides of an opening of… …   Wikipedia

  • affix — affixable, adj. affixal /a fik seuhl/, affixial /a fik see euhl/, adj. affixer, n. affixment, n. v. /euh fiks /; n. /af iks/, v.t. 1. to fasten, join, or attach (usually fol. by to): to affix stamps to a letter …   Universalium

  • affixion — noun The act of affixing; affixation, affixment, attachment …   Wiktionary

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