enhancement
noun see enhance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • enhancement — I (exaggeration) noun aggrandizement, elaboration, embellishment, exaggeration, exaltation, hyperbole, magnification, overstatement, superlative II (increase) noun accession, advance, aggrandizement, amelioration, amendment, amplification,… …   Law dictionary

  • Enhancement — En*hance ment, n. The act of increasing, or state of being increased; augmentation; aggravation; as, the enhancement of value, price, enjoyments, crime. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enhancement — (engl. enhance, verbessern, erhöhen) steht im radiologischen Fachjargon für die Anreicherung von Kontrastmittel in bestimmten Strukturen, die sich in der Computertomografie hyperdens darstellen: siehe Computertomografie in der Kernspintomografie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • enhancement — 1570s, from ENHANCE (Cf. enhance) + MENT (Cf. ment) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Enhancement — An innovation that has a positive impact on one or more of a firm s existing products. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * enhancement UK US /ɪnˈhɑːnsmənt/ US  /ɪnˈhænsmənt/ noun [C or U] ► a change, or a process of change, that improves… …   Financial and business terms

  • enhancement — An innovation that has a positive impact on one or more of a firm s existing products. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * enhancement UK US /ɪnˈhɑːnsmənt/ US  /ɪnˈhænsmənt/ noun [C or U] ► a change, or a process of change, that improves… …   Financial and business terms

  • enhancement — [[t]ɪnhɑ͟ːnsmənt, hæ̱ns [/t]] enhancements N VAR: usu with supp, oft N of n The enhancement of something is the improvement of it in relation to its value, quality, or attractiveness. [FORMAL] Music is merely an enhancement to the power of her… …   English dictionary

  • enhancement — 1. The act of augmenting. 2. In immunology, the prolongation of a process or event by suppressing an opposing process. acoustic e. a manifestation of increased echo amplitude returning from regions beyond an object, such as a fluid filled cyst,… …   Medical dictionary

  • enhancement — noun Enhancement is used after these nouns: ↑performance, ↑productivity …   Collocations dictionary

  • enhancement — praturtinimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. enhancement vok. Anreicherung, f rus. обогащение, n pranc. enrichissement, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • enhancement — enhance ► VERB ▪ increase the quality, value, or extent of. DERIVATIVES enhancement noun enhancer noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «elevate»: from Old French enhauncer, from Latin altus high …   English terms dictionary

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