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addition +‎ -al

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additional (not comparable)

  1. Supplemental or added to something.
    • 2013 September-October, Michael Sivak, “Will AC Put a Chill on the Global Energy Supply?”, in American Scientist:
      Nevertheless, it is clear that the global energy demand for air-conditioning will grow substantially as nations become more affluent, [] . This trend will put additional strain not only on global energy resources but also on the environmental prospects of a warming planet.

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additional (plural additionals)

  1. Something added.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)