Spanish translation of 'addition'
1. (Mathematics) adición f ⧫ suma f
if my addition is correct si he sumado bien
to do addition hacer sumas
2. (= act) adición f
in addition además
in addition to además de
with the addition of a cardigan, it makes the perfect summer outfit añadiendo una chaqueta, es el conjunto perfecto para el verano
3. (= thing added)
these are our new additions estas son nuestras nuevas adquisiciones
this is a welcome addition to our books on agriculture este aumenta valiosamente nuestra colección de libros sobre agricultura
we made additions to our stocks aumentamos nuestras existencias
an addition to the family un nuevo miembro de la familia
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Example Sentences Including 'addition'
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Each of these hefty new books in addition raises the issue of public history and its relation to academic scholarship.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
These sums are in addition to 5 million invested earlier.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Anything offering useful information to new fathers will be a welcome addition to the resources available.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But it is still a relatively new addition and still an option.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
His delightful memoir is a worthy addition to the long list of autobiographical works detailing complex relationships between fathers and sons.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
I was really just using another new addition to the OED.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
In addition, the fact that something is 90 minutes long is not in itself a guarantee of quality.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It's a more than worthy addition.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The smartphone apps look great and, in addition to simple uploading, will stream any of your music or video held online.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
This is an impressively scholarly tome and a most welcome addition to any worthy chess library.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
We should welcome this study as an addition to the sum total of knowledge.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
In addition we will strengthen the football academy and activities for young people.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Maybe one or two more additions.The Sun (2012)
The right jockey is a new addition.The Sun (2017)
Training is a light warm-up and passing drills, but one new addition to the squad appears.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
You always look to strengthen with quality additions.The Sun (2016)
I speak two in addition to English but in no way have they been essential to my career.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Pet owners can get their first glimpse of new additions to the family thanks to a former social worker.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The code is given by an addition sum, with different letters replacing different digits.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We hope all the best for his future and are so proud of this new addition to the family.The Sun (2013)
It plans to use the funds to open another five owned premises in addition to new sites under construction.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
This looks like a worthy addition to a growing asset class.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We welcome this addition to our services.Christianity Today (2000)
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