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addition 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/əˈdiSHən/,
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additions, plural;
  1. The action or process of adding something to something else
    • - the hotel has been extended with the addition of more rooms
  2. A person or thing added or joined, typically in order to improve something
    • - you will find the coat a useful addition to your wardrobe
  3. The process or skill of calculating the total of two or more numbers or amounts
    • - she began with simple arithmetic, addition and then subtraction
  4. The process of combining matrices, vectors, or other quantities under specific rules to obtain their sum


  1. a component that is added to something to improve it; "the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement"; "the addition of cinnamon improved the flavor"
  2. a quantity that is added; "there was an addition to property taxes this year"; "they recorded the cattle's gain in weight over a period of weeks"
  3. accession: something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"
  4. a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
  5. summation: the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers; "the summation of four and three gives seven"; "four plus three equals seven"
  6. (additional) extra: further or added; "called for additional troops"; "need extra help"; "an extra pair of shoes"
  7. Addition is a mathematical operation that represents combining collections of objects together into a larger collection. It is signified by the plus sign (+). ...
  8. or in logical operator (sequent) notation: The argument form has one premise, A, and an unrelated proposition, B. From the premise it can be logically concluded that either A or B is true, or both are true.
  9. The act of adding anything; Anything that is added; The arithmetic operation of adding
  10. (additional) Supplemental or added to
  11. (Additional) Carries RRs which may be helpful in using the RRs in the other sections.
  12. (Additional) Continued High School Education equivalent to Senior High School in Australia which includes.
  13. (Additional) Extra funds paid into the loan in addition to the minimum monthly payments.
  14. (Additional) Information / වැඩිදුර උපදෙස්:
  15. (Additional) insured - One who qualifies as ``insured'' under the terms of a policy even though not named as insured. Officers of a corporation may be included as insureds under the terms of a policy written in the name of the corporation.
  16. Several additional accessories and features can be added to expand the usefulness of your Time and Attendance System.
  17. The term ‘additional’ signals that it is additional to the requirement to hold a generic teaching diploma.
  18. (Additions (also Additions Series)) three volumes supplementing the 2nd edition of the OED, containing new entries prepared for the 3rd edn, edited by John [J. A.] Simpson and Edmund [E. S. C.] Weiner (vols 1 and 2) and Michael Proffitt (vol. 3) (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993-1997). ...
  19. (Additions) Heading that appears on verification statements when a financing change statement is registered. Indicates the addition of blocks of information to a current registration.
  20. (Additions) If you suggestions for additions to the dictionary, email Kirk.
  21. (Additions) In a mailing list, those names recently added in a list update.
  22. (Additions) The passages which describe theTemple ritual and priesthood and the observance of the Pentateuchal law before the Exile are a translation of ancient history into the terms of the chronicler's own experience. ...
  23. (additions) Also called additives. Chemicals or minerals that are added to cement to enhance product qualities and performance. Examples: adding gypsum to control the setting time of the cement or an air-entraining agent to give freeze thaw resistance. ...
  24. (additions) GASB term for fiduciary fund financial reporting, replacing the term revenues. Additions are reported on the accrual basis.
  25. Additions are extensions, enlargements, or expansions of an existing capital asset.   top