prepend

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Etymology 1[edit]

From pre- + (ap)pend, by analogy with append.

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prepend (third-person singular simple present prepends, present participle prepending, simple past and past participle prepended)

  1. (computing, linguistics, transitive) To attach (an expression, phrase, etc.) to another, as a prefix.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From pre- + Latin pendere ‘weigh’.

Verb[edit]

prepend (third-person singular simple present prepends, present participle prepending, simple past and past participle prepended)

  1. (rare, transitive) To premeditate; to weigh up mentally.

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