prefix to

prefix something to something

to place something at the beginning of a word or part of a word. If you prefix a re- to some verbs, you get an entirely different meaning. You can't prefix anything to some verbs.
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Mr Wegg expressly insisted that there should be no prefix to the Golden Dustman's name) the partners separated for the night.
By using PREfix to find and fix software defects earlier in the process, Avant
NASDAQ:AVNT) will deploy Intrinsa's PREfix to develop its integrated circuit (IC) design automation software.
SCS enables PREfix to identify and report defects in both newly-developed code as well as extremely mature, well-tested code.
Thus, in (46a), the subminimal, monosyllabic nouns /go/ acquire an epenthetic i- prefix to produce the required two syllables: (20)
Furthermore, these gaps do not form any regular pattern and the percentages indicating the low degree of prefixation in particular cells of the listed paradigms considerably differ, disproving the prefix to be obligatory.
According to Testen, this syllabification of [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] after a vowelless prefix to [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] before the stem vowel [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] reflects the original situation in Semitic.
Arkansas Children's Hospital's telephone lines have been converted from the "320" prefix to "364.
In practice, what this procedure means is that routers use and announce a single route for each prefix to their peers, whether via BGP for those in other ASs or via IBGP for those in the same AS.
Coventry's 01203 code was switched off on August 19, to be replaced by the 024 code and the 76 prefix to the existing six digit number.
The Catholic school has worked out a deal with Pacific Bell to transfer its existing prefix to a less sinister ``422'' prefix.
NYSE:TER) will deploy Intrinsa's PREfix to test the software used in Teradyne's mixed-signal automatic test equipment for the semiconductor industry.
Again this creates a heavy syllable coda at the end of the foot containing the pronominal prefix, whereas in BGW the sequential prefix occurs in its full form -weleng-, leaving the foot containing the pronominal prefix to end in an open syllable (2b).
Developers can direct PREfix to use or ignore specific outcomes from individual functions, depending on their own requirements, resulting in more focused, higher-value defect reports.