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augmentation

noun accessio, accessory, accrual, accruement, accumulation, adding, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, amplificatio, amplification, appreciation, appurtenance, broadening, build-up, cumulative effect, development, enhancement, enlargement, enlarging, expansion, extension, gain, growth, increase, increasing, increment, intensification, magnification, progress, proliferation, rise, something added, spread, supplement, widening
Associated concepts: augmentation of assets, augmentation of estate
See also: accession, accretion, addition, additive, adjunct, advance, aggravation, boom, codicil, continuation, cumulation, enlargement, exaggeration, extension, growth, increase, increment, profit, progress, prosperity, reinforcement, rider

AUGMENTATION, old English law. The name of a court erected by Henry VIII., which was invested with the power of determining suits and controversies relating to monasteries and abbey lands.

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L'endettement a CT a enregistre au 31/12/2017 une augmentation de 131 796 DT par rapport au 31/12/2016, qui consiste au reclassement de la partie a moins d'un an du credit BT et des emprunts leasing.
It's important to remember that breast augmentation using fat transfer is a relatively new development in cosmetic surgery; it is more common for fat transfer to be used to shape the buttock area--such as in the Brazilian Buttock Lift--but it is an exciting option that might be suitable for those patients who are looking for a small volume increase.
At NuBody Concepts, all breast augmentation procedures are performed under IV sedation as opposed to general anesthesia.
At the end of augmentation treatment, odds of response was the primary outcome, and drop-out was a secondary outcome.
Le taux d'occupation moyen dans les hotels classes de la ville a enregistre aussi une augmentation de +25,72, soit 53,48 PC en 2013 par rapport a 42,54 PC en 2012.
The IMF staff are not fools, and will not allow us access to the augmentation given the unfavourable debt sustainability analysis and the absence of credible structural reforms," he stated.
The researchers conclude that standard augmentation is not "inevitable" for nulliparous women with dystocia, and that laboring in water under the care of a midwife may reduce the need for obstetric intervention and offer an effective alternative for managing pain.
CORTOSS was approved in Europe on January 13, 2003, for use in vertebral augmentation.
Although thyroid augmentation is one of the oldest approaches, studies of its effectiveness, overall, are inconclusive.
The configurations with pitch augmentation works much smoother than either of the Wright configurations.
In all regions, the service will be compatible with other satellite-based navigation systems being implemented globally, including the US Wide Area Augmentation System (WAAS) and Local Area Augmentation System (LAAS), the Japanese Multifunction Transportation System Augmentation System and the European Geostationary Navigation Overlay System.