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Definitions of addition:
  • noun:   the act of adding one thing to another
    Example: "The addition of flowers created a pleasing effect"
  • noun:   a component that is added to something to improve it
    Example: "The addition of a bathroom was a major improvement"
  • noun:   a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
  • noun:   a quantity that is added
    Example: "There was an addition to property taxes this year"
  • noun:   the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers
  • noun:   something added to what you already have
    Example: "He was a new addition to the staff"

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