2. Noun. The extent to which something is additive ¹
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Definition of Additivity
1. [n -TIES]
Medical Definition of Additivity
1. The quality or state of being additive. (05 Mar 2000)
Lexicographical Neighbors of Additivity
Literary usage of Additivity
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Real Analysis by Andrew M. Bruckner, Judith B. Bruckner, Brian S. Thomson (1997)
"5.6 Countable additivity of the Integral Let (X,M,IJL) be a measure space, and let / G LI(/i). For EG . ..."
2. 40 Years of Entropy and the Glass Transition: Symposium Papers edited by Gregory B. McKenna, Sharon C. Glotzer (1997)
"Taking into account that for volume additivity the K parameter of the Gordon-Taylor ... Finally, negative deviations of additivity are characterized ..."
3. Chemical Abstracts by American Chemical Society (1916)
"A confirmation of the hypothesis of the additivity of the internal atomic heats. MAX TRAUTZ AND CLAUS F. HINCK. Heidelberg. ..."
4. The Information Universe: Issues in Informing Science and Information by Informing Science Institute, Eli Cohen, Ed. (2006)
"The additivity issues presented in various entries in Tables 4, 5 & 6 in several ... Equivalence of additivity questions in Quantum Information Theory ..."
5. Noise and Military Service: Implications for Hearing Loss and Tinnitus by Larry Humes, Lois Mary Joellenbeck, Jane Durch (2006)
"Another model suggests simple additivity of the corresponding sound powers, expressed as 10 log,0 [10(25/10) + io(20/iO) ] or 26 dB HL. ..."