Meaning of ADDITION in English

ADDITION

[ad.di.tion] n [ME, fr. MF, fr. L addition-, additio, fr. addere] (14c) 1: a part added (as to a building or residential section)

2: the result of adding: increase

3: the act or process of adding; esp: the operation of combining numbers so as to obtain an equivalent simple quantity

4: direct chemical combination of substances into a single product -- in addition :

[2]besides, also -- in addition to : combined or associated with: [1]besides

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