Addition
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Definition of the noun addition
What does addition mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: additions
- a component that is added to something to improve it
- examples: the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement | the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- synonyms of addition: add-on / improver
- more generic words: component / constituent / element = an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up
- more specific words:
- additive = something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
- afterthought = an addition that was not included in the original plan
- extension / annexe / annex / wing = an addition that extends a main building
- attachment = a supplementary part or accessory
- elongation / extension = an addition to the length of something
- the act of adding one thing to another
- examples: the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect | the addition of a leap day every four years
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- antonym: subtraction
- more generic words: increase / step-up = the act of increasing something
- more specific words:
- retrofit = the act of adding a component or accessory to something that did not have it when it was manufactured
- fluoridisation / fluoridization / fluoridation = the addition of a fluoride to the water supply
- a quantity that is added
- example: there was an addition to property taxes this year
- lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
- synonyms of addition: gain / increase
- more generic term: indefinite quantity = an estimated quantity
- more specific word: accretion = something contributing to growth or increase
- something added to what you already have
- example: he was a new addition to the staff
- lexical domain: Possessions - nouns denoting possession and transfer of possession
- synonym of addition: accession
- more generic word: acquisition = something acquired
- a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
- lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
- more generic terms: suburb / suburban area / suburbia = a residential district located on the outskirts of a city
- the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of addition: plus / summation
- more generic term: arithmetic operation = a mathematical operation involving numbers
Music
"Addition" is a musical single of DJ Ed.
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Miscellanea
- Addition is a mathematical operation that represents the total amount of objects together in a collection. It is signified by the plus sign. For example, in the picture on the right, there are 3 + 2 apples—meaning three apples and two apples together, which is a total of 5 apples. Therefore, 3 + 2 = 5. Besides counting fruits, addition can also represent combining other physical and abstract quantities using different kinds of objects: negative numbers, fractions, irrational numbers, vectors, decimals, functions, matrices and more.
- Addition: A seven-card-stud variant, in which number cards can be 'added' together to form cards of the resulting rank. If the two cards used are of the same suit, the new card has that suit; otherwise it is unsuited. Cards are combined before selecting 5 cards for a hand.
Phrases with Addition
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Addition
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The Scholar's Arithmetic, Or, Federal Accountant... (1825)
by Daniel Adams
COMPOUND ADDITION is the adding of numbers which consist of articles of different value, as pounds, shillings, pence, and farthings, called different denominations; the operations are to be regulated by the value et the articles, which must ...
Trigonometry (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Addition is a mathematical operation that represents combining collections of objects together into a larger collection.
The Scholar's Arithmetic (1812)
Or Federal Account by Daniel Adams
Coliigottlit, oùùition, --wro:: “Ho ; : or -- COMPOUND ADDITION is the adding of numbers, which consist of articles of different value, as pounds, shillings, pence, and farthings, called different denominations ; the operations are to be regulated ...
Algebra 1 (2016)
Mathematics, Algebra by CTI Reviews
Addition is a mathematical operation that represents the total amount of objects together in a collection.
Math, Grade 1 (2015)
Addition Putting numbers together is called addition.
The scholar's arithmetic; Federal accountant ... (1816)
by Daniel Adams
COMPOUND ADDITION is the adding of numbers which consist ot Articles of different value, as pounds, shillings, pence, and farthings, called different denominations ; the operations are to be regulated by the value of the articles, which must ...
Genetic Disorders and the Fetus (2011)
Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment by Aubrey Milunsky, Jeff M. Milunsky
The second addition is the chapter that is focused on the social, legal and ...
Math Workbook, Grade 1 (2015)
by Brighter Child, Carson-Dellosa Publishing
Addition Putting numbers together is called addition.
Integrated Circuit and System Design. Power and Timing Modeling, Optimization and Simulation (2005)
15th International Workshop, PATMOS 2005, Leuven, Belgium, September 21-23, 2005, Proceedings by Vassilis Paliouras, Johan Vounckx, Diederik Verkest
Addition is the most important operation in data processing and its speed has a significant impact on the overall performance of digital circuits. Therefore, many techniques have been proposed for fast adder design. An asynchronous ...
Mental Health Nursing (2004)
A South African Perspective by L. R. Uys, Lyn Middleton
An important addition is the inclusion of references to the Essential Drug List, which governs the prescription of medications in the public sector. Another incorporates the move, internationally, towards evidence-based practice, which is ...
English Synonyms Explained (1893)
In Alphabetical Order, with Copius Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers by George Crabb
Addition is an intentional mode of increasing : accession is an accidental mode : one thing is added to another, and thereby increased , but an accession takes place of itself; it is the coming or joining of one thing to another so as to increase ...
Dictionary of Translation Studies (2014)
by Mark Shuttleworth
®addition. of clauses orphrases, deletionofclauses orphrases, and radicalchange of meaning ̄ (1989:169, emphasis original).Seealso GENERALIZATION, INTEGRAL TRANSLATION, MODIFICATION, MODULATION2, and SPECIFICATION.
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- Such a cheerful garden addition.
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Video language resources about Addition
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- 2-1: Addition Meaning and Addition Properties
- Addition Meaning
Video shows what addition means. The act of adding anything.. Anything that is added.. The arithmetic operation of adding.. addition synonyms: adding, ...
- Addition Meaning and Properties
- 2.1 Addition Meaning and Properties
Commutative, Identity, and Associative Properties of Addition.
- Math Lesson 6 - Addition Terminology/Review - 3rd grade Saxon Book
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- [Explanation] Piston Mechanics (Correction + Addition)
- The Meaning of Multiplication-Repeated Addition
Envision Grade 4, Topic 1, Lesson 1 Multiplication as Repeated Addition.
- Addition Vocabulary
- Coupon Addition Explanation
- Addition Terminology
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- Vocabulary and Segment Addition (Essentials of Geometry Day 1)
- Addition Vocabulary
- Set Definition of Addition
formal definition of addition of whole numbers.
- Lesson #1:Addition Vocabulary
- 6.NS.3 - Visual Vocabulary - Addition
- Addition Law For Probability - an easy explanation
This is an easy and visual explanation for the addition law in probability.
- Kaitlin's addition explanation
- Addition Explanation.
- Aqsa's Addition explanation
- Sharmila's Addition Explanation
- Word Problems Addition/Subtraction : Somali language
How to solve (Sida looga shaqeeyo) word problems: Af Soomaali.
- Addition (isku dar) in Somali Language
How to Add Numbers in Somali (isk- darka Xisaabta)
- Language of Mathematics III (65): Solving Equations - Addition and Subtraction
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- EDX1280 The Addition Mat - Student Language
- Assembly Language Tutorial Lesson 4 Addition and Subtraction
Assembly Language Tutorial Lesson 4 Addition and Subtraction.
- Repeated Addition with "Action Language"
- Action Language, addition with c-rods and meaning
Another example of kids building on what they already know, instead of memorizing abstract symbols - to solve a simple addition math story.
- C Programming Addition Of Two Numbers C Tutorial Basic C Language tutorial Basic
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- PIC asm Example 5-2 Addition in PIC Assembly Language
- Addition with Action Language and C-Rods
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Quotes about Addition
But pain... seems to me an insufficient reason not to embrace life. Being dead is quite painless. Pain, like time, is going to come on regardless. Question is, what glorious moments can you win from life in addition to the pain? (Lois McMaster Bujold)
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Scrabble value of A_{1}D_{2}D_{2}I_{1}T_{1}I_{1}O_{1}N_{1}
The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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