additive definition

  • noun:
    • A substance added in small amounts to something different to improve, improve, or perhaps alter it.
    • A substance put into another compound or item because of its capability to change its properties.
    • something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
  • adjective:
    • Marked by, generated by, or involving inclusion.
    • Of or being some of specific main colors of wavelengths that may be combined with the other person to create various other colors. See Dining Table at shade.
    • related to inclusion; that can be, or was, added.
    • Distributive over inclusion.
    • Having inclusion as an operator.
    • with respect to chemical inclusion.
    • explaining genes (or even the interacting with each other an such like. of these genetics) which govern similar characteristic and whose effects come together from the phenotype.
    • right is included; good; -- in opposition to subtractive.
    • characterized or created by addition
    • designating or concerning an equation whoever terms tend to be for the first degree
  • others:
    • to-be included; associated with nature of an addition; assisting to boost: since, an additive modification (a correction to be added).

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