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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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Par ailleurs, au cours de l'annee, ayant pris fin en juillet 2019, le cout des materiaux de la construction des maisons a usage d'habitation observe une augmentation de 5,3%, contre 3,4% par rapport au mois precedent.
The global Breast Reconstruction and Augmentation market report found on WiseGuy Reports (WGR) has discussed the market in depth.
In a study by Allen et al 59% of patients treated with co-carbidopa reported Restless leg syndrome associated augmentation effect.
As the malignancy risk after bladder augmentation is a proven fact, the need for a more cost-effective and useful surveillance tool is clear.
Based on these findings, preaugmentation soft tissue expansion (STE) was scheduled, followed by vertical bone augmentation and placement of dental implants.
To our knowledge, this is the first case in the spine literature of an elderly female successfully treated with cement augmentation alone for a C2 plasmacytoma without subsequent cervical instability.
Saltz indicates that education about breast augmentation options is paramount.
The surgeons at NuBody Concepts have found that women who undergo a breast augmentation procedure typically have higher self-esteem and feel better about their body overall once the procedure is completed.
A comprehensive literature search on randomised controlled trials (RCTs) involving antidepressant augmentation for TRD was first conducted through the major scientific and medical databases, including international databases (PubMed, the Center for Clinical and Translational Research, Web of Science, Embase, EAGLE, National Technical Information Service), two Chinese databases (CBM-disc, Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure), and relevant websites (Current Controlled Trials, Clinical Trials, International Clinical Trials Registry) up until August 2013.
It was "clear," he said, that on the items for personnel services and capital outlays, there was no valid augmentation as there were no appropriations to be augmented.
The RADIESSE Voice Gel injectable implant contains synthetically derived polymers, with no CaHA microspheres, and it is suitable for short term vocal fold augmentation in patients where reversible nerve damage is suspected, or in patients wishing a short term augmentation before deciding to have a long term augmentation done with the RADIESSE Voice implant.
Ridon said the claim of clerical error presented by Secretary Florencio Abad in explaining the DBM documents that authorized "augmentation" of the PDAF from the 2011 DAP is quite ludicrous.