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affix

(a′fiks″) [L. affixus, fastened to]
An element attached to a word that alters its meaning, e.g., a prefix or a suffix.
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The packages are affixable to nearly any surface and are spill-proof and easy to use, executives said.
When the "heavy" possessive pronoun (the pronoun beginning with a consonant) was not directly affixable to the noun stem by reason of the syllabic structure of the substantive, it was affixed to the intervening vowel -o-, as we see in the Plautine Neo-Punic bymysyrthochom/bymyssyrt kom/, "in your protection" (Poenulus, 933).
CHICAGO -- Expanded line of affixable and interchangeable ceramic mini pieces enable consumers to create more options for custom tabletop presentations for holidays, events and everyday entertaining