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  • 1 Additive — (lat. additivum „hinzugegeben, beiliegend“), auch Hilfsstoffe oder Zusatzstoffe sind Zusatzstoffe, die Produkten in geringen Mengen zugesetzt werden, um bestimmte Eigenschaften zu erreichen oder zu verbessern. Additive werden eingesetzt, um einen …

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  • 2 Additive — may refer to:* Additive function, a function which preserves addition * Additive inverse, an arithmetic concept * Additive category, a preadditive category with finite biproducts * Additive rhythm, a larger period of time constructed from smaller …

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  • 3 Additive — Ad di*tive, a. [L. additivus.] (Math.) Proper to be added; positive; opposed to {subtractive}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 4 additive — I noun accrual, addendum, addition, adjunct, appurtenance, attachment, augmentation, enhancement, extension, increment, supplement II index addition, additional, bonus, codicil, cumulative ( …

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  • 5 Additive — Additive,   Singular Additiv das, s, englisch Additives [ ædɪtɪvz], Substanzen, die Kraft und Kunststoffen, Lacken, Schmierölen, Waschmitteln u. a. Produkten in kleinen Mengen zugesetzt werden, um deren Qualität zu verbessern oder ihre… …

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  • 6 additive — summative, *cumulative, accumulative Analogous words: aggregative, conglomerate, agglomerative (see corresponding nouns at AGGREGATE): constituent, component, elemental (see corresponding nouns at ELEMENT) …

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  • 7 additive — [n] added ingredient accompaniment, addition, add on, extra, flavor enhancer, preservative, supplement; concepts 640,835 …

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  • 8 additive — ► NOUN ▪ a substance added to improve or preserve something. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to or produced by addition …

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  • 9 additive — [ad′ə tiv] adj. [LL additivus: see ADD1] 1. showing or relating to addition 2. to be added n. a substance added to another in small quantities to produce a desired effect, as a preservative added to food or an antiknock added to gasoline …

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  • 10 additivé — additif, ive [ aditif, iv ] adj. et n. m. • 1843; bas lat. additivus 1 ♦ Relatif à l addition. Math. Loi additive : loi de composition interne notée +. ⇒ addition. 2 ♦ N. m. (1946) Supplément, article additionnel. Un additif au budget. Adj. Note… …

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  • 11 additive — additively, adv. /ad i tiv/, n. 1. something that is added, as one substance to another, to alter or improve the general quality or to counteract undesirable properties: an additive that thins paint. 2. Nutrition. a. Also called food additive. a… …

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  • 12 additive — {{11}}additive (adj.) 1690s, tending to be added, from L. additivus added, annexed, from pp. stem of addere (see ADDITION (Cf. addition)). {{12}}additive (n.) something that is added to a chemical solution or food product, 1945, from ADDITIVE (Cf …

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  • 13 additive — 1. adjective /ˈadɪtɪv,ˈæɾətɪv,ˈæɾəɾɪv/ a) Pertaining to addition; that can be, or has been, added. Matrix multiplication is additive in that . b) Distributive over addition. It is natural to look at a finite cyclic group as an additive group. Ant …

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  • 14 additive — priedas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiaga, kurios dedama kitos medžiagos eksploatacinėms savybėms pakeisti. atitikmenys: angl. addition; addition agent; additive; additive agent; additive compound; admixture rus. добавка; прибавка;… …

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  • 15 additive — A substance (liquid or powder) which is added to gasoline or oil and is intended to improve the characteristics of the original product. Also see anti knock additive fuel additive oil additive …

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  • 16 additive — [[t]æ̱dɪtɪv[/t]] additives N COUNT An additive is a substance which is added in small amounts to foods or other things in order to improve them or to make them last longer. Strict safety tests are carried out on food additives. ...additive free… …

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  • 17 additive — UK [ˈædətɪv] / US noun [countable] Word forms additive : singular additive plural additives a substance that is added in small amounts to something, especially food, in order to make it last longer, look more attractive, or improve it in some way …

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  • 18 additive — priedas statusas T sritis chemija atitikmenys: angl. addition; additive; additive compound; admixture rus. добавка; прибавка; присадка ryšiai: sinonimas – gersa …

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  • 19 additive — priedas statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Medžiaga, kurios dedama siekiant pakeisti kitos medžiagos eksploatacines savybes. atitikmenys: angl. addition; additive; additive compound vok. Beilage, f; Zulage, f rus. добавка, f;… …

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  • 20 additive — n. & adj. n. a thing added, esp. a substance added to another so as to give it specific qualities (food additive). adj. 1 characterized by addition (additive process). 2 to be added. Etymology: LL additivus (as ADD) …

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