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plus

preposition
 
 
/plʌs/
ADDED A2 added to: Five plus three is eight.Addition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionCalculations and calculating
AND B1 and also: You've won their latest CD plus two tickets for their concert.Also, extra, and in addition
Translations of “plus”
in Korean 더하기, 더욱이, 게다가…
in Arabic زائد, أيْضًا…
in French plus…
in Turkish artı, ilaveten, artı olarak…
in Italian più, in più…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加,加上…
in Russian плюс, а также, вдобавок…
in Polish plus, oraz…
in Spanish más…
in Portuguese mais, além…
in German plus…
in Catalan més, a més de…
in Japanese ~を足して, ~に加えて…
in Chinese (Simplified) 加,加上…
(Definition of plus preposition from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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