augmenter

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

augment +‎ -er

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NounEdit

augmenter (plural augmenters)

  1. One who, or that which, augments or increases something.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin augmentāre, present active infinitive of augmentō (increase), from Latin augmentum (growth, increase), from augeō (increase).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oɡ.mɑ̃.te/, /ɔɡ.mɑ̃.te/
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VerbEdit

augmenter

  1. (transitive, ergative) to increase
    • 2013, Patrick Alvin, Anorexies et boulimies à l'adolescence[1], 4th edition, page 36:
      L'hypokaliémie augmentant l'alcalose, un véritable cercle vicieux est constitué.
      The hypokalemia augmenting the alkalosis, a veritable vicious circle is formed.
  2. (intransitive, ergative) to increase, to augment

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DescendantsEdit

  • Saint Dominican Creole French: goumenter

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

augmenter

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of augmentō