What does suffixation mean?

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Noun
  1. The process of adding a suffix to a word.
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At the morphological level, suffixation appears to be the most productive derivational process in French.
Nouns are marked for case in a number of ways, most commonly involving various combinations of lenition, palatalisation and suffixation.
The use of pseudowords in addition to real words allowed us to assess suffixation without support of lexical knowledge.
We discuss the two main mechanisms of Czech derivational morphology, namely suffixation and prefixation.
He postulates the hypothesis that suffixation is constrained by selectional restrictions of the affixes involved.
The perfective aspect is usually formed from the imperfective either by prefixation or by suffixation.

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