augmentation

noun aug·men·ta·tion \ ˌȯg-mən-ˈtā-shən , -ˌmen- \
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of augmentation

1 a :the act or process of augmenting something
b :the state of being augmented
2 :something that augments :addition

Examples of augmentation in a Sentence

  1. augmentations to the benefits package over the years have resulted in a total of 12 paid holidays for employees

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First Known Use of augmentation

14th century


Medical Dictionary

augmentation

noun aug·men·ta·tion \ ˌȯg-mən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌmen- \

medical Definition of augmentation

1 :the act, action, or process of augmenting
2 :something that augments


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