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Definition of Augments

Augment
Augment Aug*ment", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Augmented; p. pr. & vb. n. Augmenting.] [L. augmentare, fr. augmentum an increase, fr. augere to increase; perh. akin to Gr. ?, ?, E. wax, v., and eke, v.: cf. F. augmenter.] 1. To enlarge or increase in size, amount, or degree; to swell; to make bigger; as, to augment an army by re["e]forcements; rain augments a stream; impatience augments an evil. But their spite still serves His glory to augment. --Milton. 2. (Gram.) To add an augment to.
Augment
Augment Aug*ment", v. i. To increase; to grow larger, stronger, or more intense; as, a stream augments by rain.
Augment
Augment Aug"ment, n. [L. augmentum: cf. F. augment.] 1. Enlargement by addition; increase. 2. (Gram.) A vowel prefixed, or a lengthening of the initial vowel, to mark past time, as in Greek and Sanskrit verbs. Note: In Greek, the syllabic augment is a prefixed ?, forming an intial syllable; the temporal augment is an increase of the quantity (time) of an initial vowel, as by changing ? to ?.

Meaning of Augments from wikipedia

- Enterprise in pursuit of Soong, Malik, and the Augments on their stolen Bird of Prey. Soong and the Augments arrive in Klingon space where he shares his...
- the computer game Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Augments (Star Trek), genetically enhanced humans, in the Star Trek franchise Transhumans...
- appear on a stylized map for the user to interact with. Spatial augmented reality (SAR) augments real-world objects and scenes, without the use of special displays...
- An augmentative (abbreviated AUG) is a morphological form of a word which expresses greater intensity, often in size but also in other attributes. It is...
- An augmented triad is a chord, made up of two major thirds (an augmented fifth). The term augmented triad arises from an augmented triad being considered...
- augmented seventh chord, or seventh augmented fifth chord, or seventh sharp five chord is a seventh chord composed of a root, major third, augmented fifth...
- In cl****ical music from Western culture, an augmented third (Play (help·info)) is an interval of five semitones. It may be produced by widening a major...
- In cl****ical music from Western culture, an augmented fifth (Play (help·info)) is an interval produced by widening a perfect fifth by a chromatic semitone...
- In modern Western tonal music theory an augmented octave is the sum of a perfect octave and an augmented unison or chromatic semitone. It is the interval...
- In music, an augmented major seventh chord, or major seventh sharp five chord, or simply augmented seventh chord is a seventh chord composed of a root...
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