addition addition  /ə ˈdɪ ʃən/


  1. (n) a component that is added to something to improve it
  2. (n) the act of adding one thing to another
  3. (n) a quantity that is added
  4. (n) something added to what you already have
  5. (n) a suburban area laid out in streets and lots for a future residential area
  6. (n) the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers


  1. In addition to the booze, clubs and clothes, there are the drugs ecstasy, pot, cocaine in which too many girls indulge.
  2. In addition to reviewing and deleting shots, you can set a 10-second timer.


  1. Red Staple Announces Addition of Services to Create Multi-Touch(TM) Books for iPad(R)

    Red Staple, in Addition to Its Own Tools Set for Digital Content Packaging, Now Offers Services to Support Creation of Media Rich Multi-Touch Books for iPad
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. Browne’s Addition OKs youth program funds - Thu, 13 Jun 2013 PST

    At its regular meeting on June 5, the Browne’s Addition Neighborhood Council voted in favor of giving $37,000 in community development funds toward the move of Peaceful Valley Community Center’s youth program to All Saints Lutheran Church, 314 S. Spruce St. The money will be used for remodeling at the church.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Spokesman-Review

  3. New Addition to Corpus Christi Police Headquarters

    There is a new addition to the Corpus Christi Police Downtown Headquarters.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KIII Corpus Christi


  1. He added: "We identified him as a very strong centre-half, who has made big progress very quickly. He has shown he is mentally strong, he's a fighter and a very strong competitor. Koscielny is a great addition to our squad."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Arsene Wenger Source: The Press Association

  2. "In an effort to maintain the integrity of the academy organisation, I withdrew my name from contention," Heigl, 29, said in a statement. "In addition, I did not want to potentially take away an opportunity from an actress who was given such...
    on Jun 12, 2008 By: Katherine Heigl Source: BBC News

  3. Phelan added on "He is young, athletic and as keen as mustard. He will be a good addition. We all hope he hits the ground running and adds to what we think is a good blend of youth and experience in our squad. We just hope it all comes...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Mike Phelan Source: The Press Association

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