augend

noun
au·​gend | \ ˈȯˌjend \
plural -s

Definition of augend

: the quantity to which an addend is added

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History and Etymology for augend

Latin augendum, neuter of augendus, gerundive of augēre to increase

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“Augend.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/augend. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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