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annotation

[an-uh-tey-shuhn]
noun
1.
a critical or explanatory note or body of notes added to a text.
2.
the act of annotating.
3.
note ( def 1 ). Abbreviation: annot.

Origin:
1425–75; < Latin annotātiōn- (stem of annotātiō). See annotate, -ion

reannotation, noun
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annotation (ˌænəʊˈteɪʃən, ˌænə-)
 
n
1.  the act of annotating
2.  a note added in explanation, etc, esp of some literary work

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annotation
mid-15c., from L. annotationem (nom. annotatio), from annotatus, pp. of annotare "to add notes to," from ad- "to" + notare "to note, mark" (see note (v.)).
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annot.
  1. annotated

  2. annotation

  3. annotator

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