Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: appendix
IPA transcription: [əp'ɛndɪks]
Pronunciations of appendix
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: appendix
    Meaning: supplementary material that is collected and appended at the back of a book
Usage examples
  • A proclamation of the Finland Regiment, in December, 1917, announcing desperate remedies for "wine pogroms." For translation see Appendix 5.
  • I give them, not from the original source, which I am not erudite enough to consult direct, but from the learned treatise which Bain has published on the psychology of Aristotle, as an appendix to his work on the Senses and the Intelligence.
  • Although very many of these inventions were of the utmost importance and value, we cannot attempt to offer a detailed exposition of them in this necessarily brief article, but must refer the reader, if interested, to the patents themselves, a full list being given at the end of this Appendix.
  • It may not be able to perform a surgical operation like that which is required for the removal of a leg, and I don't believe even Wagner ever composed a measure that could be counted on successfully to eliminate one's vermiform appendix from its chief sphere of usefulness; but for other things, like measles, mumps, the snuffles, or indigestion, it is said to be wonderfully efficacious.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording The Illuminatus! Trilogy, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Space Shuttle Challenger disaster, License CC BY-SA 4.0