Associations to the word «Annotation»

Wiktionary

ANNOTATION, noun. A critical or explanatory commentary or analysis
ANNOTATION, noun. A comment added to a text
ANNOTATION, noun. The process of writing such comment or commentary
ANNOTATION, noun. (computing) metadata added to a document or program
ANNOTATION, noun. (genetics) information relating to the genetic structure of sequences of bases

Dictionary definition

ANNOTATION, noun. A comment or instruction (usually added); "his notes were appended at the end of the article"; "he added a short notation to the address on the envelope".
ANNOTATION, noun. The act of adding notes.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats