addition

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process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group) accession
addition to collection accession
addition for completeness accompaniment
addition, gradual accretion
(biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particles accretion
increase by natural growth or addition accretion , accumulation
growth by addition accretion , buildup , increment
compound formed by an addition reaction adduct
addition that was not included in the original plan afterthought
in addition to again , also
steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon alloy steel
quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers amount , sum , total
addition of extra material or illustration or clarifying detail amplification , elaboration
addition that extends a main building annex , annexe , extension , wing
in addition another , too , yet
addition or supplement appendix
predominantly photosynthetic prokaryotic organisms containing a blue pigment in addition to chlorophyll; occur singly or in colonies in diverse habitats; important as phytoplankton blue-green algae , cyanobacteria
introduction during embryonic development of characters or structure not present in the earlier evolutionary history of the strain or species (as addition of the placenta in mammalian evolution) caenogenesis , cainogenesis , cenogenesis , kainogenesis , kenogenesis
one of several broad spectrum antibiotic substances obtained from fungi and related to penicillin (trade names Mefoxin); addition of side chains has produced semisynthetic antibiotics with greater antibacterial activity cephalosporin , Mefoxin
conservative English writer of the Roman Catholic persuasion; in addition to volumes of criticism and polemics he wrote detective novels featuring Father Brown (1874-1936) Chesterton , G. K. Chesterton , Gilbert Keith Chesterton
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