Definition of 'addendum'


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1. A postscript.

2. Something to be added; especially text added as an appendix or supplement to a document.

3. engineering The height by which the tooth of a gear projects beyond (outside for external, or inside for internal) the standard pitch circle or pitch line.

4. Something added or to be added, especially a supplement to a book.

5. (Mech.) the circle which may be described around a circular spur wheel or gear wheel, touching the crests or tips of the teeth.

6. A thing to be added; an appendix or addition.

7. A thing to be added; an addition; an appendix to a work.


1. `Of course not,' said Mr Golightly, who needed no addendum.

2. He had MacKenzie's report, an addendum to Soviet Naval Command's.

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5. His piece additionally featured a 121-word addendum directly attacking the free-ticket protocol violated by Gerard and Winer:

6. Honest Services Fraud refers to the 28 word addendum to the U.S. penal code added by Congress in 1988.

7. The primary motivation behind the addendum was the committee's decision that council is entitled to cost-of-living increases.

8. The addendum, which is a discussion of the scales of the maqamat, which has partly Hebrew titles and again extremely short Hebrew descriptions / definitions.

9. The last clause in the addendum was a beauty: the company could discharge Swanson for any reason if “at any time in the future, through no fault of Famous Players-Lasky and/or without its connivance and consent, first party shall be charged with adulterous conduct or immoral relations with men other than her husband, and such charges or any of them are published in the public press, the waiver herein contained shall be null and void and of no force and effect.”

10. (binary module) to a book (kernel) under the GPL, but could they really argue that the addendum is a separate work if the only form of distribution for the modification is provided as a work-as-whole?

11. ‘The cover has changed, the map of Egypt is missing, and additions and corrections have been placed as an addendum on page 205 instead of directly in the text.’

12. ‘For the articles that appeared in the earlier edition, addenda include the new data that is available; only a handful of the original articles were rewritten.’

13. ‘He welcomes any professional updates or addenda to his primer.’

14. ‘There are concluding addenda, appendices, and a thankfully comprehensive index.’

15. ‘He tackles his subject in six chapters supplemented by addenda from other scholars.’

16. ‘If I source one in the future, I will publish an addendum to this review.’

17. ‘In addition, the paper comes with an on-line addendum of about 100 pages, although this is unfigured and largely concerns the cladistic analysis.’

18. ‘When I get around to reading the book, perhaps I'll make a small addendum to this review.’

19. ‘At the end of the column, an addendum will list several royal recipes for you to try.’

20. ‘Many of these excerpts have not previously been published, and they include a major addition to his literary corpus - a 52-page manuscript addendum to Nabokov's most important Russian novel, The Gift.’

21. ‘For those of you who haven't read the Act itself, the document is a fragmented mess of addenda, revisions, and additions to the U.S. Civil Code.’

22. ‘Just a few months before his death on 29 June 1988, he wrote an addendum to his early essay ‘Two Theological Languages,’ which was being republished.’

23. ‘This addendum accomplishes several rhetorical tasks at once.’

24. ‘Ashley emailed me this morning with a list of errata and addenda.’

25. ‘Would it help matters if I published your addendum?’

26. ‘This section is little more than an addendum to the rest of the book and would not be missed.’

27. ‘With most products, the crucial information on commission, which the IFA is required to reveal, comes as an addendum at the end of a 12-page document.’

28. ‘But he added after pressure from Mr Gray: ‘We will be publishing those figures as a addendum by the end of March.’’

29. ‘It had an addendum page printed in blue, with some late-breaking news.’

30. ‘These texts, along with genealogical charts, photographs of manuscript leaves, and other useful addenda add to the overall scholarly nature of the collection.’

31. an addendum can also be referred to as an appendix

Other users have misspelling addendum as:

1. adendum 11.36%

2. addedum 7.95%

3. attendum 3.41%

4. addendium 3.41%

5. addemdum 2.27%

6. Other 54.56%

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