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Additive Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine
  • characterized or produced by addition; "an additive process"
  • designating or involving an equation whose terms are of the first degree

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine

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Additive Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

In chemistry, an additive is a substance that is added to a mixture or compound to change the properties of that mixture or compound. Food additives are used to improve food.

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Additive Sample Sentences in News

  • AkzoNobel mimics nature to develop additive which makes roads safer
    October 29, 2014 AkzoNobel has launched an additive for road salt which helps to protect against frost damage and makes driving safer. Inspired by the ability of certain animals to withstand cold and prevent ... Read more on this news related to 'Additive'
  • Oxford Performance Materials and Yale University Announce Joint Research Program to Develop Innovative and Cost ...
    SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. -- Oxford Performance Materials Inc. (OPM), a leading advanced materials and additive manufacturing (3D printing) company, today announced the commencement of an extensive joint research ... Read more on this news related to 'Additive'
  • From the 3D Printer into Space
    TROY, Mich., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair announced today that RUAG Space, with the support of Altair ProductDesign, has built a redesigned, optimized antenna support for an Earth observation satellite, to be produced using industrial additive manufacturing, or 3D printing. The objective was to create an aluminum component that would be significantly stif Read more on this news related to 'Additive'

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