from The Century Dictionary.

  • Added; supplementary.
  • noun Something added; an addition.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Added; supplemental; in the way of an addition.
  • noun rare Something added.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Supplemental or added to something.
  • noun Something added.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective further or added


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