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affix

v. 1) to attach something to real estate in a permanent way, including planting trees and shrubs, constructing a building, or adding to existing improvements. The key is that affixed items are permanent and cannot be picked up and moved away like a washing machine. 2) to sign or seal, as affix a signature or a seal.

affix

verb add, adfigere, adhere, adjoin, adligare, agglutinate, annex, append, attach, bind, cohere, combine, conjoin, connect, couple, enclose, fasten, fix, insert, join, link, put together, secure, subjoin, supplement, unite
Associated concepts: affix a seal to an instrument, affix a signature, affix exhibits to a pleading, affix process to the door
See also: add, addendum, adhere, allonge, annex, append, attach, cement, cohere, combine, join, levy, rider
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The aims and Objectives of these bills are to control hate speeches, slogans through wall chalking and affixing hoardings, illegal weapons and keep the data of rented buildings for security and safety of masses.
The acquisition of Brandt Affixing, a long-time Abbott resource, will provide both companies new capabilities and increased convenience for customers.
Return preparers using one of these alternative means are personally responsible for affixing their signatures to returns or extension requests.
Preparers using one of these alternatives are personally responsible for affixing their signatures to returns or extension requests.
Healthcare documentation requires that an author take responsibility for the entry by affixing a signature.
Customers who wish to purchase a special "First Day of Issue" cancellation post-mark by mail can do so by affixing the new Murrow stamps to self-addressed envelopes, and then mail those envelopes in a larger envelope addressed to Customer Affixed Stamps, Edward R.
Datacard Group, the world leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, today announced new features to its Datacard([R]) MXD[TM] Lite card delivery system that enables card affixing on the lower panel of personalized card carriers in one simplified step.