ADDITIVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of additive
Definition:
n. addition; supplement
Example:
Select color mixing to see a demonstration of additive and subtractive color mixing.
Sentence in Classic:
Depend upon it there comes a time when for every addition of knowledge you forget something that you knew before.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
An important addition has been made during the last week to the list of the prizes which have been borne away by these charming invaders.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The addition of a P and a D completed a message which showed me that the rascal was proceeding from persuasion to threats, and my knowledge of the crooks of Chicago prepared me to find that he might very rapidly put his words into action.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
And in what way a knowledge of addition and subtraction and the catechism is going to improve their material condition, I never could make out.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Besides the sewing and knitting of baby clothes, with which all of them were busy, that afternoon jam was being made on the terrace by a method new to Agafea Mihalovna, without the addition of water.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In addition to the formal evening and dinner parties, a large company, chiefly of men, gathered there every day, supping at midnight and staying till three in the morning.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
That army, like a herd of cattle run wild and trampling underfoot the provender which might have saved it from starvation, disintegrated and perished with each additional day it remained in Moscow.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
This condition is never observed by the universal historians, and so to explain the resultant forces they are obliged to admit, in addition to the insufficient components, another unexplained force affecting the resultant action.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Heep was rather abashed, as most people might have been, by this explosion; which derived great additional force from the indignant manner in which my aunt afterwards moved in her chair, and shook her head as if she were making snaps or bounces at him.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
The other convict was livid to look at, and, in addition to the old bruised left side of his face, seemed to be bruised and torn all over.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
By means of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, settle everything somehow, and never wonder.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context