Annotate

  • 1Annotate — An no*tate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Annotated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Annotating}.] [L. annotatus; p. p. of annotare to annotate; ad + notare to mark, nota mark. See {Note}, n.] To explain or criticize by notes; as, to annotate the works of Bacon. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2annotate — an·no·tate / a nə ˌtāt/ vb tat·ed, tat·ing vi: to make or write an annotation vt: to make or write annotations for an·no·ta·tor / ˌtā tər/ n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 3annotate — annotate, gloss and their corresponding nouns annotation, gloss mean, as verbs, to add or append comment, or as nouns, an added or appended comment intended to be helpful in interpreting a passage or text. One annotates a text (as of a literary… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4Annotate — An no*tate, v. i. To make notes or comments; with on or upon. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5annotate — (v.) 1733, from L. annotatus, pp. of annotare to note down (see ANNOTATION (Cf. annotation)). Related: Annotated; annotating. Not in Johnson s Dictionary, but used therein in defining comment. Form annote is recorded from mid 15c. Related:… …

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  • 6annotate — [v] write explanatory notes comment, commentate, construe, define, elucidate, explain, expound, footnote, gloss, illustrate, interpret, note, remark; concepts 51,57,79 …

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  • 7annotate — ► VERB ▪ add explanatory notes to. DERIVATIVES annotation noun annotator noun. ORIGIN Latin annotare to mark …

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  • 8annotate — [an′ə tāt΄, an′ōtāt΄] vt., vi. annotated, annotating [< L annotatus, pp. of annotare < ad , to + notare, to note, mark < nota: see NOTE] to provide critical or explanatory notes for (a literary work, etc.) annotative adj. annotator n …

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  • 9annotate — [[t]æ̱noʊteɪt[/t]] annotates, annotating, annotated VERB If you annotate written work or a diagram, you add notes to it, especially in order to explain it. [V n] Historians annotate, check and interpret the diary selections. [V ed] ...an… …

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  • 10annotate — UK [ˈænəteɪt] / US [ˈænəˌteɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms annotate : present tense I/you/we/they annotate he/she/it annotates present participle annotating past tense annotated past participle annotated to put notes in a piece of writing in… …

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  • 11annotate — annotative, annotatory /an euh tay teuh ree, teuh tawr ee, tohr ee; euh noh teuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. annotator, n. /an euh tayt /, v., annotated, annotating. v.t. 1. to supply with critical or explanatory notes; comment upon in notes: to… …

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  • 12Annotate — In genetics, to identify the locations and the coding regions of genes in a genome and determine what those genes do. To annotate (irrespective of the context) is to add a note by way of explanation or commentary. Once a genome is sequenced, it… …

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  • 13annotate — verb Annotate is used with these nouns as the object: ↑text …

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  • 14annotate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. comment on, gloss, explain. See interpretation. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. comment, gloss, expound, interpret; see explain . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) v. [AN o tayt] to add notes… …

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  • 15annotate — verb annotate the text in Chapters 4 and 5 Syn: comment on, add notes/footnotes to, gloss, interpret, mark up …

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  • 16annotate — [c]/ˈænəteɪt / (say anuhtayt) verb (annotated, annotating) –verb (t) 1. to supply with notes; remark upon in notes: to annotate the works of Bacon. –verb (i) 2. to make annotations or notes. {Latin annotātus, past participle} –annotator, noun… …

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  • 17annotate — verb ( tated; tating) Etymology: Latin annotatus, past participle of annotare, from ad + notare to mark more at note Date: 1710 intransitive verb to make or furnish critical or explanatory notes or comment …

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  • 18annotate — verb To add annotation See Also: annotator, annotation, reannotate, unannotated, annotated …

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  • 19Annotate — Аннотировать; Снабжать примечаниями; комментировать …

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  • 20annotate — an|no|tate [ˈænəteıt] v [T usually passive] [Date: 1700 1800; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of annotare, from ad to + notare to mark ] to add short notes to a book or piece of writing to explain parts of it ▪ an annotated edition of Othello… …

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