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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ADDITIONS

In transcribing it I have made some changes, additions, and omissions.

And, with additions, the nephew repeated the benediction of the uncle.

The men composing these additions were from Bavaria, Saxony, and Baden.

At last all the additions were centralised and the definite result proclaimed.

They are additions to the stock of authentic Apician recipes.

They were his by the grace of God; but the others, he felt, were his own additions, and of the best.

Several alterations and additions have been made in the present edition.

In practice I always keep the affair set up with these additions.

A few desirable modifications or additions to these rules may be suggested.

Some additions have been made almost every year since the book was published.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "action of adding numbers;" c.1400, "that which is added," from Old French adition "increase, augmentation" (13c.), from Latin additionem (nominative additio) "an adding to, addition," noun of action from past participle stem of addere (see add). Phrase in addition to "also" is from 1681.

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