—v.suf'iks, su-fiks'), [key]
1. Gram.an affix that follows the element to which it is added, as -ly in kindly.
2. something added to the end of something else.
1. Gram.to add as a suffix.
2. to affix at the end of something.
3. to fix or put under.
1. to admit a suffix.
2. to add a suffix.
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