in addition

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in addition

  1. Also, as well as. For example, They study their instruments and, in addition, theory and music history.

  2. in addition to. Over and above, besides, as in In addition to a new muffler, the truck needs new brakes. [c. 1900]

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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