Definition of Addend

1. Noun. A number that is added to another number (the augend).

Generic synonyms: Number



Definition of Addend

1. Noun. (mathematics archaic) Any one of two or more numbers or other terms that are to be added together. ¹

2. Noun. (organic chemistry) A moiety added to another molecule ¹

3. Verb. To furnish with an addendum. ¹

4. Verb. (organic chemistry) To furnish with an addend. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Addend

1. a number to be added to another [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Addend

add up to
add value
addability
addable
addax
addaxes
adde
addebted
added
added up
addedly
addeem
addeemed
addeeming
addeems
addend (current term)
addenda
addended
addends
addendum
addendums
adder
adder's-tongue
adder's-tongues
adder's fern
adder's tongue
adder's tongue fern
adder's tongues
adder flies
adder fly

Literary usage of Addend

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1. The Practice of the Courts of King's Bench and Common Pleas, in Personal by William Tidd, Francis Joseph Troubat, Asa Israel Fish, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Great Britain Court of Common Pleas, Great Britain Court of Exchequer (1856)
"Volunteer Soldiers, Privilege from Arrest, addend. 130. Appearance, addend, to p ... 19. 908. (I.) 5. Confirmation of Promise by Infants, addend, to p. 650. ..."

2. Gauging Unmasked, which Shews All the Necessary Rules in Vulgar and Decimal by John Ballard (1812)
"How to find an addend upon the Sliding Rule. Set Unit on line B, to the Altitude on line A, and under the difference of Diameters on line A, ..."

3. The Law of Nisi Prius, Evidence in Civil Actions, and Arbitration & Awards by Archibald John Stephens (1842)
"... addend A,-2995. ARBITRATION AND AWARDS. [I1- 63-3 An appointment of an umpire by two arbitrators, under a power to appoint before " entering on the ..."

4. Junior High School Mathematics by Edson Homer Taylor (1922)
"The subtrahend is the given addend. The remainder or difference is the addend ... One addend is 3. What is the other addend? .Which number is the minuend? ..."

5. Grammar School Arithmetic by Adelia Roberts Hornbrook (1900)
"Give the missing addend when the sum is 29, and the known addend is 21. 100. CLASS EXERCISE. Think of two addends and their sum. ..."

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