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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin postscriptum, from Latin, neuter of postscriptus, past participle of postscribo (write after), from post (after) + scribo (write).

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postscript (plural postscripts)

  1. (countable) An addendum to a letter, added after the author's signature.
  2. (countable) An addition to a story, play, etc. after its completion.

Usage notesEdit

To indicate the beginning of a postscript to a letter, one often uses the abbreviation PS (or P.S., p.s., etc) followed by a colon or comma.

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postscript (third-person singular simple present postscripts, present participle postscripting, simple past and past participle postscripted)

  1. To extend (a letter or another document) with additional remarks.