supple mentation

supplementation

[suhp-luh-men-tey-shuhn, -muhn-]
noun
1.
the act or process of supplementing.
2.
the state of being supplemented.
3.
something that supplements.

Origin:
1850–55; supplement + -ation

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supplementation

noun
1. a quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency) [syn: supplement
2. the act of supplementing 
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