postfix

[verb pohst-fiks, pohst-fiks; noun pohst-fiks]
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noun
  1. something postfixed.
  2. a suffix.

Origin of postfix

1795–1805; post- + -fix, modeled on prefix
Related formspost·fix·al, post·fix·i·al, adjective
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Related Words for postfix

addition, appendix, postfix

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British Dictionary definitions for postfix

postfix

verb (pəʊstˈfɪks)
  1. (tr) to add or append at the end of something; suffix
noun (ˈpəʊstˌfɪks)
  1. a less common word for suffix
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