addition
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addition(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mathematics)
a. la suma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The teacher is teaching addition to her students.La maestra está enseñando la suma a sus alumnos.
b. la adición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Addition and subtraction are the topics for the next class.La adición y la resta son los temas para la siguiente clase.
2. (person or thing added)
a. la incorporación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The chef recommended the addition of another ingredient.El chef recomendó la incorporación de otro ingrediente.
b. la adquisición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Susan will be a great addition to our team.Susan será una excelente adquisición para nuestro equipo.
3. (act of adding)
a. la adición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We don't have enough money for the addition of more personnel.No tenemos suficiente dinero para la adición de más personal.
4. (part of a building added)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la ampliación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
With the addition, we will now have three bedrooms.Con la ampliación, tendremos tres dormitorios.
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addition
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mathematics)
a. la suma
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (action)
a. la incorporación f, adición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
3. (thing added)
a. el incorporación f, añadido
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
in addition (to)además (de)
an addition to the familyun nuevo miembro en la familia
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addition [əˈdɪʃən]
noun
1 (Mat) adición (f); suma (f)
if my addition is correct si he sumado bien; to do addition hacer sumas
2 (act) adición (f)
in addition además; in addition to además de; with the addition of a cardigan, it makes the perfect summer outfit añadiendo una chaqueta, es el conjunto perfecto para el verano
we decided that, with the addition of a clause about race relations, the bill would need little changing
3 (thing added)
these are our new additions estas son nuestras nuevas adquisiciones; this is a welcome addition to our books on agriculture este aumenta valiosamente nuestra colección de libros sobre agricultura; we made additions to our stocks aumentamos nuestras existencias; an addition to the family un nuevo miembro de la familia
modifier
addition sign (n) signo (m) de sumar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "addition"
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in addition
además
in addition to
además de
in addition to this
además
in addition to that
además de eso
addition and subtraction
suma y resta
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