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Another word for addition

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Noun
  1. The act or process of adding

    See also:

    increase

  2. Something tending to augment something else

    See also:

    increase

Another word for addition

Noun
  1. The process of adding

  2. That which has been added

      1. Awareness or delicate perception, especially of aesthetic qualities or values.
      2. A rise in value or price
      3. A rise in value or price, especially over time.
      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.
      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.
      1. The result or amount of an increasing
      2. The amount or rate by which something is increased:
      3. The act of increasing:
      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:
      1. The act of attaching or the condition of being attached.
      2. (Law) Taking a person's property to satisfy a court-ordered debt.
      3. A bond, as of affection or loyalty; fond regard.
      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.
      1. (Law) A person who, though absent, helps another to break or escape the law; accomplice
      2. Something extra; thing added to help in a secondary way
      3. An article worn or carried to complete one's outfit, as a purse or gloves
      1. (Anatomy) A supplementary or accessory part of a bodily organ or structure.
      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
      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.
      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.
      1. The act of aggrandizing, or the state of being aggrandized or exalted in power, rank, honor, or wealth; exaltation; enlargement.
      1. Something that accumulates or increases.
      2. The amount that accrues
      3. The act or process of accumulating; an increase.
      1. An increase by means of something added.
      2. (Law) The addition to or increase in value of property by means of improvements or natural growth.
      3. Increase by addition
      1. (Geology) Slow addition to land by deposition of water-borne sediment.
      2. Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusion, or inclusion.
      3. (Astronomy) An increase in the mass of a celestial object by its gravitational capture of surrounding interstellar material.
      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.
      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.
      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.
      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.
      1. The matter or task so authorized:
      2. An entrusting, as of power and authority, to a person or body
      3. The act of granting certain powers or the authority to carry out a particular task or duty.
      1. (Basketball) An additional free throw awarded to a player who has been fouled when the opposing team has committed more than a specified number of fouls during a period of play.
      2. Anything given in addition to the customary or required amount; specif.,
      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.
      1. A share of a surplus; a bonus.
      2. An unexpected gain, benefit, or advantage.
      3. A sum or quantity, usually of money, to be divided among stockholders, creditors, members of a cooperative, etc.
      1. (Plural only) Collective form of profit.
      1. The sum remaining after all costs, direct and indirect, are deducted from the income of a business, the selling price, etc.
      2. An advantageous gain or return; benefit.
      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.
      1. The part of a gear tooth that projects beyond the pitch circle, or the distance that it projects
      2. A thing added or to be added
      3. Something added or to be added, especially a supplement to a book.
      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
      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.
      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.
      1. The act of raising or increasing.
      2. An increase in amount
      3. An increase in salary or wages, or in a bet
      1. Any increase over what is owed
      2. A state of curiosity or concern about or attention to something:
      3. An interest group.
  3. An architectural extension

      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:
      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
      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
      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
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    room