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og men tay shuhn

  • n  the amount by which something increases
  • n  the statement of a theme in notes of greater duration (usually twice the length of the original)
  • n  the act of augmenting

  • If we track the trend in searches on topics such as "breast augmentation," "breast implants" or even "plastic surgery," there has been a precipitous decline in all plastic surgery .
  • At the gleaming Bumrungrad Hospital, well-heeled foreigners pay around $6,000 for the works, including breast augmentation and Adam's apple shaving.
  • But elaborate procedures that require patients to go under the knife liposuction, breast augmentation, nose jobs are becoming less popular.
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  • Pranab Mukherjee in Reuters India
    Significant augmentation in the strength of the paramilitary forces is being done. This calls for more investment in creating the necessary infrastructure,Mukherjee said.
  • Dr Robert Rey in TheShowBuzz
    Breast augmentation, one of the most popular procedures we do here in Hollywood, can have a risk of infection, bleeding, all kinds of things that can go wrong, but luckily, the risks are low,says Dr. Robert Rey of "Dr. 90210."
  • Dominique Strauss-Kahn in Reuters
    The emergency financing would be provided as an augmentation to the existing IMF-supported arrangement with Haiti,IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said, adding the funding had to first be approved by the IMF board.

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