The definition of annotate means to create explanatory notes for a text.(verb)
An example of annotate is to include definitions for archaic terms in the Bible.
See annotate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
See annotate in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb an·no·tat·ed, an·no·tat·ing, an·no·tates verb, transitive
Origin: Latin annotāre, annotāt-, to note down
Origin: : ad-, ad-
Origin: + notāre, to write (from nota, note; see gnō- in Indo-European roots).
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