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Addition

Ad`di´tion
n.1.The act of adding two or more things together; - opposed to subtraction or diminution.
2.Anything added; increase; augmentation; as, a piazza is an addition to a building.
3.(Math.) That part of arithmetic which treats of adding numbers.
4.(Mus.) A dot at the right side of a note as an indication that its sound is to be lengthened one half.
5.(Law) A title annexed to a man's name, to identify him more precisely; as, John Doe, Esq.; Richard Roe, Gent.; Robert Dale, Mason; Thomas Way, of New York; a mark of distinction; a title.
6.(Her.) Something added to a coat of arms, as a mark of honor; - opposed to abatement.
Vector addition
(Geom.) that kind of addition of two lines, or vectors, AB and BC, by which their sum is regarded as the line, or vector, AC.
Noun1.Additionaddition - a component that is added to something to improve it; "the addition of a bathroom was a major improvement"; "the addition of cinammon improved the flavor"
Synonyms: add-on, improver
2.addition - the act of adding one thing to another; "the addition of flowers created a pleasing effect"; "the addition of a leap day every four years"
Antonyms:
subtraction, deduction - the act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole); "he complained about the subtraction of money from their paychecks"
3.addition - 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"
Synonyms: gain, increase
4.addition - something added to what you already have; "the librarian shelved the new accessions"; "he was a new addition to the staff"
Synonyms: accession
5.addition - a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
6.addition - 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"
Synonyms: plus, summation

ADDITION. Whatever is added to a man's name by way of title, as additions of estate, mystery, or place. 10 Went. Plead. 871; Salk. 6; 2 Lord Ray. 988; :1 WUS. 244, 5.
     2. Additions of an estate or quality are esquire, gentleman, and the like; these titles can however be claimed by none, and may be assumed by any one. In Nash v. Battershy (2 Lord Ray. 986 6 Mod. 80,) the plaintiff declared with the addition of gentleman. The defendant pleaded in abatement that the plaintiff was no gentleman. The plaintiff demurred, and it was held ill; for, said the court, it amounts to a confession that the plaintiff is no gentleman, and then not the person named in the count. He should have replied that he is a gentleman.
     3. Additions of mystery are such as scrivener, painter, printer, manufacturer, &c.
     4. Additions of places are descriptions by the place of residence, as A. B. of Philadelphia and the like. See Bac. Ab. b. t.; Doct. Pl. 71; 2 Vin. Abr. 77; 1 Lilly's Reg. 39; 1 Metc. R. 151.
     5. At common law there was no need of addition in any case, 2 Lord Ray. 988; it was, required only by Stat. 1 H. 5. c. 5, in cases where process of outlawry lies. In all other cases it is only a description of the person, and common reputation is sufficient. 2 Lord Ray. 849. No addition is necessary in a Homine Replegiando. 2 Lord Ray. 987; Salk. 5; 1 Wils. 244, 6; 6 Rep. 67.

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adder's tongue fern
Adder's-tongue
Adderwort
Addibility
Addible
Addice
Addict
addicted
Addictedness
Addiction
addictive
adding machine
Addis Ababa
Addison's disease
Addison's syndrome
Additament
-- Addition --
addition reaction
Additional
Additionales
Additionally
Additionary
Additions to Esther
Addititious
Additive
additive inverse
Additory
Addle
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Addle-patedness
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