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uh fikst

  • v  attach to
  • v  add to the very end
  • v  attach or become attached to a stem word
  • a  firmly attached
    the affixed labels

  • The day is long past when the IQ was revered as some sort of magic number, affixed during childhood as an indelible, immutable badge of mental prowess or dullness.
  • The piece de resistance, Jag affixed hideous rubber bumpers Dagmars, really in a lame attempt to meet 5-mph bumper standards.
  • Boxes of these freshly minted tomes, with the Oprah's Book Club seal affixed to the covers and a unique ISBN number to ensure accurate tracking of sales were already on .
News & Articles

  • Searching for the 'Widowhood Effect' on Father's Day
    My sister and I took our positions in the funeral home's family room and greeted hundreds of mourners who had come to pay their respects. Everything seemed as it had four months earlier at our mother's funeral. The ubiquitous tissue boxes. My navy pinstriped suit. The ripped black ribbon, a Jewish tradition, affixed to my lapel.
    June 14, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News
  • A Father’s Day Remembrance
    by Charles Ornstein This story was co-published with The Washington Post. My sister and I took our positions in the funeral home's family room and greeted hundreds of mourners who had come to pay their respects. Everything seemed as it had four months earlier at our mother's funeral. The ubiquitous tissue boxes. My navy pinstriped suit. The ripped black ribbon, a Jewish tradition, affixed to my ...
    June 14, 2013 - ProPublica
  • Patton tapping into virtual world
    FORT KNOX, Ky. (AP) — In a few quick steps, the Booz Allen Hamilton associate has tapped into a mobile application designed specifically for the General George Patton Museum of Leadership. He then scans an icon featuring Patton's image, affixed to the case, with the phone's camera.
    June 13, 2013 - Washington Examiner
Quotes

  • Daniel Boorstin in Washington Post
    It was appropriate,wrote Daniel Boorstin, the late historian and former librarian of Congress, "that the name America should be affixed on the New World in a manner casual and accidental, since the European encounter with this new world...
  • David Ford in AFP
    Ford said his appointment as justice minister "is a step forward in the peace process, in the political process, and in ensuring that the institutions which have been in place since 1998 are firmly affixed."
  • Howard Berman in AFP
    The label of 'terrorist' will no longer be affixed to associates of the ANC -- among them one of the world's great heroes, Nelson Mandela. Our country stands with those who struggled to bring the reprehensible system of apartheid to an end,...

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