Definition of Appendix. Meaning of Appendix. Synonyms of Appendix

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Definition of Appendix

Appendix
Appendix Ap*pen"dix, n. The vermiform appendix.
Appendix
Appendix Ap*pen"dix, n.; pl. E. Appendixes, L. Appendices. [L. appendix, -dicis, fr. appendere. See Append.] 1. Something appended or added; an appendage, adjunct, or concomitant. Normandy became an appendix to England. --Sir M. Hale. 2. Any literary matter added to a book, but not necessarily essential to its completeness, and thus distinguished from supplement, which is intended to supply deficiencies and correct inaccuracies. Syn: See Supplement.

Meaning of Appendix from wikipedia

- Appendix may refer to: Addendum, an addition made to a do****ent by its author after its initial printing or publication Bibliography, a systematic list...
- The appendix (or vermiform appendix; also cecal [or caecal] appendix; vermix; or vermiform process) is a blind-ended tube connected to the ce****, from...
- Appendicitis is inflammation of the appendix. Symptoms commonly include right lower abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and decreased appetite. However,...
- epiploic appendices (or appendices epiploicae, or epiploic appendages, or appendix epiploica, or omental appendices) are small pouches of the peritoneum filled...
- listed in Appendix I that are bred in captivity for commercial purposes are treated as Appendix II. The same applies for specimens of Appendix I plants...
- Appendix cancer or appendiceal cancers are rare malignancies of the vermiform appendix. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are rare tumors with malignant...
- Also, the anatomical position of the appendix is highly variable (for example in retrocaecal appendix, an appendix behind the cae****), which also limits...
- The appendix testis (or hydatid of Morgagni) is a vestigial remnant of the Müllerian duct, present on the upper pole of the testis and attached to the...
- The atrium is the upper chamber in which blood enters the heart. There are two atria in the human heart – the left atrium connected to the lungs, and the...
- The appendix of the epididymis (or pedunculated hydatid) is a small stalked appendage (sometimes duplicated) on the head of the epididymis. It is usually...
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