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plus

adjective (ADDITION)    /plʌs/
[before noun] describes a stated number or amount more than zero: Plus 8 is eight more than zero. The temperature is expected to be no more than plus two (degrees).Addition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionCalculations and calculating [after noun] more than the number or amount mentioned: temperatures of 40 plus Those cars cost £15,000 plus.Addition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionCalculations and calculating [after noun] used by teachers after a letter, such as B or C, to show that the standard of a piece of work is slightly higher than the stated mark: I got C plus/C+ for my essay.Marks and results
(Definition of plus adjective (ADDITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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