in addition meaning


    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.
      • A person is born into their skin group and thus, in addition to a personal name, shares with other relatives who are similarly classified, a skin name.
      • 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 mechano- and chemosensation, there is evidence for further sensory function of cilia, e.g. , for photosensation, osmosensation, thermosensation, and olfactory sensation.
      • In addition to a dsdA mutant, dsdC mutants hypercolonize relative to wild type, suggesting that there are mechanisms of D-serine dependent virulence gene expression that are independent of DsdC [31 ].
      • In addition an adequate staging EUS cannot be performed unless the original site of the resection can be identified by an endoscopic tattoo, residual tissue, or a postresection scar.
  • 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
          Source: Wiktionary

          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.
          Definiteness: Level 5
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