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addition meaning

EN[əˈdɪʃn̩] [əˈdɪʃən] [-ɪʃən]
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WAddition
  • Addition (often signified by the plus symbol "+") is one of the four elementary, mathematical operations of arithmetic, with the others being subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Besides counting fruits, addition can also represent combining other physical objects.
  • In arithmetic, rules for addition involving fractions and negative numbers have been devised amongst others. In algebra, addition is studied more abstractly.
  • Addition has several important properties. It is commutative, meaning that order does not matter, and it is associative, meaning that when one adds more than two numbers, the order in which addition is performed does not matter (see Summation).
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
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      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of addition for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "addition" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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