Definition of Addition in English :
Define Addition in English
Addition meaning in English
Meaning of Addition in English
Pronunciation of Addition in English
Addition pronunciation in English
Pronounce Addition in Englishsee synonyms of addition
a component that is added to something to improve it
Example Sentences:'the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement''the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor'
the act of adding one thing to another
Example Sentences:'the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect''the addition of a leap day every four years'
a quantity that is added
Example Sentences:'there was an addition to property taxes this year''they recorded the cattle's gain in weight over a period of weeks'
4. accession, addition
something added to what you already have
Example Sentences:'the librarian shelved the new accessions''he was a new addition to the staff'
a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers
Example Sentences:'the summation of four and three gives seven''four plus three equals seven'
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