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Meaning of FOOTNOTE

Pronunciation:  'fût`nowt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a printed note placed below the text on a printed page
  2. [v]  add explanatory notes to or supply with critical comments"The scholar annotated the early edition of a famous novel"

FOOTNOTE is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: annotate, footer
 See Also: annotation, compose, indite, notation, note, pen, write



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Foot"note`\, n.
A note of reference or comment at the foot of a page.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: adversaria, aide-memoire, annotation, apparatus criticus, comment, commentary, commentation, docket, entry, exegesis, gloss, item, jotting, marginal note, marginalia, memo, memoir, memorandum, memorial, minutes, notation, note, note of explanation, register, registry, reminder, scholia, scholium, word of explanation