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"additional" in British English

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additionaladjective

uk   /əˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/  us   /əˈdɪʃ.ən.əl/
additionally
adverb uk   /əˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.i/  us   /əˈdɪʃ.ən.əl.i/
B2 Additionally (= also), we request a deposit of $200 in advance.
(Definition of additional from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"additional" in American English

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additionaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /əˈdɪʃ·ə·nəl/
put with something else to increase the number or amount or to make it more important: There’s no additional charge for children under twelve.
(Definition of additional from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"additional" in Business English

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additionaladjective [before noun]

uk   us   /əˈdɪʃənəl/
extra: We plan to open an additional 10 to 12 stores next year. There will be no additional charge for this service. an additional $50,000/£1million/€35 billion, etc.
ENVIRONMENT resulting in a reduction in the amount of carbon dioxide gas that is released into the environment, which would not have happened without trading carbon credits: Would the project have been implemented, even without the sales of the carbon offsets? If the answer is yes, the project is not “additional.”
(Definition of additional from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “additional”
in Arabic إضافي…
in Korean 추가의…
in Portuguese adicional…
in Catalan addicional…
in Japanese 追加の, さらなる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 外加的,附加的, 额外的,另外的…
in Turkish ilaveten, ekstra…
in Russian дополнительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 外加的,附加的, 額外的,另外的…
in Italian aggiuntivo, supplementare…
in Polish dodatkowy…
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