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[uh-dish-uh-nl] /əˈdɪʃ ə nl/
added; more; supplementary:
additional information.
Origin of additional
1630-40; addition + -al1
Related forms
additionally, adverb
preadditional, adjective Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for additionally


added or supplementary
Derived Forms
additionally, adverb
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Word Origin and History for additionally



1640s, from addition + -al (1). Related: Additionally.

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