Definition of Augmentation. Meaning of Augmentation. Synonyms of Augmentation

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Definition of Augmentation

Augmentation
Augmentation Aug`men*ta"tion, n. [LL. augmentatio: cf. F. augmentation.] 1. The act or process of augmenting, or making larger, by addition, expansion, or dilation; increase. 2. The state of being augmented; enlargement. 3. The thing added by way of enlargement. 4. (Her.) A additional charge to a coat of arms, given as a mark of honor. --Cussans. 5. (Med.) The stage of a disease in which the symptoms go on increasing. --Dunglison. 6. (Mus.) In counterpoint and fugue, a repetition of the subject in tones of twice the original length. Augmentation court (Eng. Hist.), a court erected by Stat. 27 Hen. VIII., to augment the revenues of the crown by the suppression of monasteries. It was long ago dissolved. --Encyc. Brit. Syn: Increase; enlargement; growth; extension; accession; addition.

Meaning of Augmentation from wikipedia

- Augment or augmentation may refer to: Augment (Indo-European), a syllable added to the beginning of the word in certain Indo-European languages Augment...
- Breast augmentation and augmentation mammoplasty (colloquially known as a "boob job") are plastic surgery terms for the breast-implant and the fat-graft...
- cosmetically to enhance or enlarge the appearance of the breast through breast augmentation surgery. There are four general types of breast implants, defined by...
- Augmentation of a global navigation satellite system (GNSS) is a method of improving the navigation system's attributes, such as accuracy, reliability...
- Shokeir, Ahmed A.; Toth, Csaba (December 2012). "Complications of penile augmentation by use of nonmedical industrial silicone". The Journal of ****ual Medicine...
- Staff augmentation is an outsourcing strategy which is used to staff a project and respond to the business objectives. The technique consists of evaluating...
- Chin augmentation using surgical implants can alter the underlying structure of the face, providing better balance to the facial features. The specific...
- The Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) is an air navigation aid developed by the Federal Aviation Administration to augment the Global Positioning System...
- music and music theory, augmentation (from Late Latin augmentare, to increase) is the lengthening of a note or interval. Augmentation is a compositional device...
- aesthetic enhancement (by augmentation or by reduction) of the contour of the buttocks. The corrective procedures for buttock augmentation and buttock repair...
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