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    Definition of in addition in English Dictionary

  • AdverbSUF-tion
    1. (conjunctive) IDI Also; as well; besides.
      1. Plant breeding is always a numbers game. [ …] The wild species we use are rich in genetic variation, and individual plants are highly heterozygous and do not breed true. In addition, we are looking for rare alleles, so the more plants we try, the better.
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Many air conditioners, in addition to reducing the temperature, also dehumidify the air.
      • Beginning next year the museum will sweeten the pot for season pass members by offering them a 10% discount in the gift shop in addition to unlimited free admission.
      • I loved those red shoes but I couldn't thoil it in addition to the new dress I'd bought.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • In addition to the calories from macroconstituents, mother’s milk also provides the infant with immunoglobulins, minerals, hormones and oligosaccharides [ 11 ].
      • In addition to the blockbuster election-law case, the new term is frontloaded with important First Amendment, business, criminal and patent cases.
      • In addition to listing specific earmarks he finds the most reprehensible, McCain said he has been twittering the “top ten” most egregious
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Prepositional phrases
      • Adverbs
        • Conjunctive adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
          • Prepositions
            • Prepositional phrases
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          1. en in addition to
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          Meaning of in addition for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this idiom "in addition" is a phrase, more specifically, a prepositional phrase. It's also an adverb, more specifically, a conjunctive adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a preposition, more specifically, a prepositional phrase.
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