addition property

noun

Definition of addition property

mathematics
: any of various mathematical rules regarding the addition of numbers The addition property of equality states that for numbers a, b, and c, if a = b then a + c = b + c.

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First Known Use of addition property

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of addition property was in 1891

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“Addition property.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/addition%20property. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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