augmentation

  1. the amount by which something increases
  2. the act of augmenting

Augmentation

The practice of rearing and releasing biological control agents such as predators and parasites to enhance natural population levels and to control and maintain the pest population below an economic threshold.

Augmentation

In heraldry an augmentation is an additional charge to a coat of arms, given as a mark of honour.
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Augmentation

In music, in a counterpoint and fugue, an augmentation is a repetition of the subject in tones of twice the original length.
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augmentation

[n] - the amount by which something increases 2. [n] - the statement of a theme in notes of greater duration (usually twice the length of the original) 3. [n] - the act of augmenting
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Augmentation

Aug`men·ta'tion noun [ Late Latin augmentatio : confer French 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 enlarge...
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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. A additional charge to a coat of arms, given as a mark of honor. ... 5. <medicine> The stage of a disease in which the symptoms go on incre...
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augmentation

noun the amount by which something increases
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augmentation

noun the statement of a theme in notes of greater duration (usually twice the length of the original)
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augmentation

noun the act of augmenting
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augmentation

(awg″men-ta´shәn) an adding on, or the resulting condition. bladder augmentation augmentation cystoplasty. breast augmentation popular name for augmentation mammaplasty.
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Augmentation

• (n.) The stage of a disease in which the symptoms go on increasing. • (n.) In counterpoint and fugue, a repetition of the subject in tones of twice the original length. • (n.) The act or process of augmenting, or making larger, by addition, expansion, or dilation; increase. • (n.) The thing added by way of enlargement. • ...
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augmentation

(from the article `GPS`) Although the travel time of a satellite signal to Earth is only a fraction of a second, much can happen to it in that interval. For example, ...
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Augmentation

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Augmentation

[psychiatry] Augmentation is the combination of two or more drugs to achieve better treatment results. ...
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Augmentation

To increase the value of a customer file by utilizing an overlay from another source.
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Augmentation

Methods of medical intervention that help labor progress more rapidly once it has begun. This is usually done if the contractions are not strong enough to make changes in cervical dilation. Common mehtods of augmentation include pitocin to make contractions stronger, rupture the membranes and occasionally, nipple stimulation.
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Augmentation

[music] In Western music and music theory, the word augmentation (from Late Latin augmentare, to increase) has three distinct meanings. Augmentation is a compositional device where a melody, theme or motif is presented in longer note-values than were previously used. Augmentation is also the term for the proportional lengthening of the valu...
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augmentation

to double the note values of a melody.
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Augmentation

Biological control practices intended to increase the number or effectiveness of existing natural enemies.
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Augmentation

Statement of a melody in longer note values, often twice as slow as the original.
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Augmentation

The placement of autogenous or alloplastic materials to correct bony insufficiencies.
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Augmentation

The placement of autogenous or alloplastic materials to correct bony insufficiencies.
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Augmentation

[algebra] is an augmentation. The kernel is called the augmentation ideal of A. ...
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