Origin of annotation
Related formsre·an·no·ta·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for annotation
The work of annotation and introduction was not hard, and was decidedly interesting.Sir Walter Scott|George Saintsbury
The annotation of books was not a common practice then, nor has it been since.The Mystery of Francis Bacon|William T. Smedley
So runs an annotation of Alfieri on the margin of one of his lyrics.The Countess of Albany|Violet Paget (AKA Vernon Lee)
There are no notes; and Praed is an author who is much in need of annotation.Essays in English Literature, 1780-1860|George Saintsbury
For you may call to mind, that in the Annotation upon the 39th.