Definition of additive:
analogue, conglomerative, ascorbic acid, running, one-dimensional, addable, accretive, bilinear, cumulative, caffeine, increase, linear, incremental, butterfat, summational, accumulative, colouring, elongate, summative, aspartame, carbohydrate, coloring, curd, albumin, accretive, addible, analog.
The halo has, so far, told us that the additive law is obeyed in solid media, and that the increased ionisation attending the slowing down of the ray obtaining in gases, also obtains in solids; for, otherwise, the halo would not commence its development as a spherical shell or envelope.- "The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays", J. (John) Joly.
Cinchona, discovered in Spanish America and known in seventeenth- century Europe, had demonstrable effects in the treatment of malaria but, because it was an additive rather than a purgative, physicians rejected it on theoretical grounds.- "Medicine in Virginia, 1607-1699", Thomas P. Hughes.
- "The Value of Money", Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr..