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noun [countable] appendix pronunciation in American English /əˈpendɪks/
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pluralappendixes or appendices
  1. 1
    medical a small tube that is joined to your large intestine. It has no particular use and is removed in a medical operation if it becomes infected.
  2. 2
    a section giving extra details at the end of a book, part of a book, or document

    Technical specifications are included in the appendix to Chapter 9.

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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