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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.

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"We're excited about adding Brandt Affixing to the Abbott Label family," says John Abbott, president of Abbott Label.
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.
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