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The act or process of calculating the position of a ship or an aircraft.
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  1. The act or process of calculating the position of a ship or an aircraft.
  2. A measuring of possibilities for the future; calculated guess
  3. The act of one who reckons; count or computation
(Literally) The process or act of calculation
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  1. (Literally) The process or act of calculation
  2. Action of using (a) computer(s).
  3. The study, field of computers and computer programming.
A summary, often including an assessment.
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  1. A summary, often including an assessment.
A concluding argument after the presentation of a legal case, especially an argument made to a judge or jury by an attorney for a party as to why that party should prevail.
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  1. A concluding argument after the presentation of a legal case, especially an argument made to a judge or jury by an attorney for a party as to why that party should prevail.
  2. (Physiology) The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
  3. The act or process of summing up, or of finding a total
A count; the act by which something is counted.
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  1. A count; the act by which something is counted.
In succession law, the increase in an heir or legatee’s interest in property when a co-heir or co-legatee dies before the property vests, rejects his inheritance or legacy, fails to comply with a condition to be met before vesting, or otherwise becomes incapable of taking the property.
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  1. In succession law, the increase in an heir or legatee’s interest in property when a co-heir or co-legatee dies before the property vests, rejects his inheritance or legacy, fails to comply with a condition to be met before vesting, or otherwise becomes incapable of taking the property.
  2. (Astronomy) An increase in the mass of a celestial object by its gravitational capture of surrounding interstellar material.
  3. Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion.
Any increase over what is owed
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  1. Any increase over what is owed
  2. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
  3. An interest group.
The act of raising or increasing.
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  1. The act of raising or increasing.
  2. An increase in amount
  3. An increase in salary or wages, or in a bet
A substance added in small amounts to something else to improve, strengthen, or otherwise alter it. Additives are used for a variety of reasons. They are added to food, for example, to enhance taste or color or to prevent spoilage. They are added to gasoline to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases, and to plastics to enhance molding capability.
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  1. A substance added in small amounts to something else to improve, strengthen, or otherwise alter it. Additives are used for a variety of reasons. They are added to food, for example, to enhance taste or color or to prevent spoilage. They are added to gasoline to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases, and to plastics to enhance molding capability.
A thing added to something else, but secondary or not essential to it
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  1. A thing added to something else, but secondary or not essential to it
  2. (Grammar) A clause or phrase added to a sentence that, while not essential to the sentence's structure, amplifies its meaning, such as for several hours in We waited for several hours.
  3. Something attached to another in a dependent or subordinate position.
The act or process of augmenting.
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  1. The act or process of augmenting.
  2. (Music) Variation of a theme by lengthening, usually doubling, the time value of the notes
  3. A thing that augments; addition; increase
A thing added or to be added
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  1. A thing added or to be added
  2. An addition to a document. An addition to a document.
  3. Something added or to be added, especially a supplement to a book.
An advantageous gain or return; benefit.
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  1. An advantageous gain or return; benefit.
  2. The amount of money received for goods and services minus the amount spent on same; excess revenue. See also profit à prendre. The amount of money received for goods and services minus the amount spent on same; excess revenue. See also profit à prendre.
  3. Financial gain from a transaction or from a period of investment or business activity, usually calculated as income in excess of costs or as the final value of an asset in excess of its initial value.
(Plural only) Collective form of profit.
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  1. (Plural only) Collective form of profit.
An unexpected gain, benefit, or advantage.
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  1. An unexpected gain, benefit, or advantage.
  2. A sum or quantity, usually of money, to be divided among stockholders, creditors, members of a cooperative, etc.
  3. A distribution of shares or money made by a corporation to its shareholders, representing a pro rata percentage of the company’s earnings. A distribution of shares or money made by a corporation to its shareholders, representing a pro rata percentage of the company’s earnings.
Anything given in addition to the customary or required amount; specif.,
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  1. Anything given in addition to the customary or required amount; specif.,
  2. Wages paid in addition to the compensation ordinarily given or required under an employment contract. A bonus is payment for services (such as for recognition of exceptional work performance) or on consideration, and is neither gift nor gratuity.
  3. A sum of money that is paid by a corporation in excess of interest or royalties charged for the granting of a privilege or a loan to that corporation.
An entrusting, as of power and authority, to a person or body
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  1. An entrusting, as of power and authority, to a person or body
  2. The act of granting certain powers or the authority to carry out a particular task or duty.
  3. Compensation paid to an agent, employee, executor, or trustee based on a percentage of the money collected or to be collected in a transaction or a percentage of the value of the property involved. See also kickback and royalty.
An increase, usually small, often one of a series
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  1. An increase, usually small, often one of a series
  2. The fact of becoming greater or larger; increase; gain; growth
  3. (Mathematics) A small positive or negative change in the value of a variable.
Something added to complete a thing, make up for a deficiency, or extend or strengthen the whole.
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  1. Something added to complete a thing, make up for a deficiency, or extend or strengthen the whole.
  2. A separate section devoted to a special subject inserted into a periodical, such as a newspaper.
  3. A section added to a book or the like to give additional information, correct errors in the body of the work, etc.
An increase in amount or degree:
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  1. An increase in amount or degree:
  2. An increase in wealth, earnings, etc.; profit; winnings
  3. (Electronics) An increase in signal power, voltage, or current by an amplifier, expressed as the ratio of output to input.
A key that when pressed switches between the overtype mode and the insert mode of a computer.
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  1. A key that when pressed switches between the overtype mode and the insert mode of a computer.
  2. Anything inserted or for insertion; esp., an extra leaf or section inserted, as in a publication
  3. Something inserted or intended for insertion, as a picture or chart into written material.
Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion.
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  1. Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion.
  2. (Astronomy) An increase in the mass of a celestial object by its gravitational capture of surrounding interstellar material.
  3. In succession law, the increase in an heir or legatee’s interest in property when a co-heir or co-legatee dies before the property vests, rejects his inheritance or legacy, fails to comply with a condition to be met before vesting, or otherwise becomes incapable of taking the property.
A real property owner’s right to all that the property produces and to all that is artificially or naturally added to it, such as land reclaimed by the use of dams or the construction of buildings and other improvements. See also annexation.
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  1. A real property owner’s right to all that the property produces and to all that is artificially or naturally added to it, such as land reclaimed by the use of dams or the construction of buildings and other improvements. See also annexation.
  2. (Law) The addition to or increase in value of property by means of improvements or natural growth.
  3. Increase by addition
Something that accumulates or increases.
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  1. Something that accumulates or increases.
  2. The amount that accrues
  3. The act or process of accumulating; an increase.
The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement.
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  1. The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement.
(Uncountable, behavioral psychology) The process whereby a behavior with desirable consequences comes to be repeated.
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  1. (Uncountable, behavioral psychology) The process whereby a behavior with desirable consequences comes to be repeated.
  2. An event, circumstance, or condition that increases the likelihood that a given response will recur in a situation like that in which the reinforcing condition originally occurred.
  3. Additional personnel or equipment sent to support a military action.
Anything appended; adjunct
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  1. Anything appended; adjunct
  2. An external body part that projects from the body
  3. Something added or attached to an entity of greater importance or size; an adjunct.
A tubular projection attached to the cecum of the large intestine and located on the lower right side of the abdomen.
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  1. A tubular projection attached to the cecum of the large intestine and located on the lower right side of the abdomen.
  2. (Anatomy) Any of several supplementary or accessory parts of a bodily organ or structure, especially the vermiform appendix of the large intestine.
  3. Additional or supplementary material at the end of a book or other writing
Something extra; thing added to help in a secondary way
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  1. Something extra; thing added to help in a secondary way
  2. An article worn or carried to complete one's outfit, as a purse or gloves
  3. One who aids or contributes to the commission or concealment of a crime or assists others in avoiding apprehension for the crime but not present when the crime was committed. Mere silence or approval of the crime is insufficient to make one an accessory; the person must take steps to facilitate the commission or concealment of the crime or the avoidance of the criminal’s capture. See also misprision of felony, accomplice, aid and abet, conspiracy, and principal.
Something associated with another, more important thing; an accessory.
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  1. Something associated with another, more important thing; an accessory.
  2. (Law) A right, privilege, or property that is considered incident to the principal property for purposes such as passage of title, conveyance, or inheritance.
  3. Equipment, such as clothing, tools, or instruments, used for a specific purpose or task; gear.
A bond, as of affection or loyalty; fond regard.
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  1. A bond, as of affection or loyalty; fond regard.
  2. The seizure or freezing of property by court order while an action is pending so that its ownership can be determined, it can be secured to be sold to satisfy a judgment, or its sale or transfer can be prevented so that any future judgment arising from the action may later be secured or satisfied. See also garnishment and replevin.
  3. In commercial law, the creation of a security interest in property when the debtor agrees to the security, receives value from the secured party, and obtains rights in the property.
Traction applied to a fractured or dislocated limb so as to bring it into its normal position
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  1. Traction applied to a fractured or dislocated limb so as to bring it into its normal position
  2. Any of the telephones connected to a PBX or other telephone system, each having a number assigned for direct calling; also, the number so assigned
  3. (Computers) A set of characters that follow a filename and are separated from it by a period, used to identify the kind of file:
The result or amount of an increasing
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  1. The result or amount of an increasing
  2. The amount or rate by which something is increased:
  3. The act of increasing:
A nearby building used as an addition to the main building
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  1. A nearby building used as an addition to the main building
  2. A section added as to a document; addendum
  3. An addition, such as an appendix, that is made to a record or other document.
A thing affixed
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  1. A thing affixed
  2. Something that is attached, joined, or added; an appendage or addition.
  3. (Linguistics) A word element, such as a prefix or suffix, that can only occur attached to a base, stem, or root.
A rise in value or price
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  1. A rise in value or price
  2. A rise in value or price, especially over time.
  3. The incremental increase in an asset’s value, usually because of inflation. Compare depreciation.
A structure that forms an extended part of or is attached to a main structure:
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  1. A structure that forms an extended part of or is attached to a main structure:
  2. A section of a party, legislature, or community holding distinct, especially dissenting, political views:
  3. The section of an army, fleet, etc. to the right (or left) of the center
A right-angled bend in a pipe or conduit; an elbow.
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  1. A right-angled bend in a pipe or conduit; an elbow.
  2. An extension usually at right angles to one end of a building.
  3. An extension or wing at right angles to the main structure
A building added on to a larger one or an auxiliary building situated near a main one.
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  1. A building added on to a larger one or an auxiliary building situated near a main one.
  2. A nearby building used as an addition to the main building
  3. A wing added to a building
(Ballet) The act or an instance of extending either leg at any angle from the body
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  1. (Ballet) The act or an instance of extending either leg at any angle from the body
  2. The position assumed by an extended limb.
  3. The act of extending or the condition of being extended:
(Physiology) The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
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  1. (Physiology) The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
  2. The act or process of summing up, or of finding a total
  3. (Mathematics): An adding up of a series of items.
In international law, the formal assent by one county to a treaty between other countries. By doing so, the country becomes a party to the treaty.
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  1. In international law, the formal assent by one county to a treaty between other countries. By doing so, the country becomes a party to the treaty.
  2. The act of coming to or attaining (a throne, power, etc.)
  3. The attainment of a dignity or rank:
The act of acquiring.
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  1. The act of acquiring.
  2. Something acquired or gained:
  3. An acquiring or being acquired
A thing that augments; addition; increase
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  1. A thing that augments; addition; increase
  2. The act or process of augmenting.
  3. (Music) Variation of a theme by lengthening, usually doubling, the time value of the notes
Find another word for addition. In this page you can discover 68 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for addition, like: reckoning, computing, totaling, summing-up, summation, enlarging, accruing, increasing, expanding, tabulating and counting.