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Additament  n.  An addition, or a thing added. "My persuasion that the latter verses of the chapter were an additament of a later age."

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... to the action of everything which might take part in the processes. He was especially desirous they should consider what part the air might play in calcinations; he spoke of the air as a "menstruum or additament," and said that, in such operations as calcination, "We may well take the freedom to examine ... whether there intervene not a coalition of the parts of the body wrought upon with those of the menstruum, whereby the produced concrete may be judged to result from the union ...
— The Story of Alchemy and the Beginnings of Chemistry • M. M. Pattison Muir

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