additive

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA (key): /ˈæ.dɪ.tɪv/
  • (US) IPA (key): /ˈæ.də.tɪv/ or [ˈæ.ɾə.tɪv] or [ˈæ.ɾə.ɾɪv]
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NounEdit

Singular
additive

Plural
additives

  1. (countable) An additive is a substance which is added to another substance to improve its quality.

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
additive

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. (usually before a noun) If something is additive, it involves addition.

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