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en·rich·ment

 (ĕn-rĭch′mənt)
n.
1. The act of enriching or the state of being enriched.
2. Something that enriches.

en•rich•ment

(ɛnˈrɪtʃ mənt)

n.
1. an act of enriching or the state of being enriched.
2. something that enriches: the enrichments of reading.
[1620–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.enrichment - act of making fuller or more meaningful or rewarding
improvement - the act of improving something; "their improvements increased the value of the property"
fortification - the addition of an ingredient for the purpose of enrichment (as the addition of alcohol to wine or the addition of vitamins to food)
fecundation, fertilisation, fertilization, dressing - making fertile as by applying fertilizer or manure
2.enrichment - a gift that significantly increases the recipient's wealth
gift - something acquired without compensation

enrichment

enrichment

noun
Something added to another for embellishment or completion:
Translations

enrichment

[ɪnˈrɪtʃmənt] N
1. (= improvement)
1.1. [of sb's life, society, of language] → enriquecimiento m
1.2. [of soil] → fertilización f
1.3. (Phys) [of uranium] → enriquecimiento m
2. (financial) → enriquecimiento m

enrichment

[ɪnˈrɪtʃmənt] n
(= improvement) → enrichissement m
(financial)enrichissement m

enrichment

nBereicherung f; (of soil)Anreicherung f

enrichment

[ɪnˈrɪtʃmənt] narricchimento
References in classic literature ?
I have even done this,' says Durdles, drawing out his two-foot rule (Deputy meanwhile skirmishing nearer, as suspecting that Treasure may be about to be discovered, which may somehow lead to his own enrichment, and the delicious treat of the discoverers being hanged by the neck, on his evidence, until they are dead).
Would you have robbed me - for no one's enrichment - only for the greater desolation of this world - of the immaterial part of my life, the spring and summer of my belief, my refuge from what is sordid and bad in the real things around me, my school in which I should have learned to be more humble and more trusting with them, and to hope in my little sphere to make them better?
Manouchehr Mottaki said that Iran will not stop uranium enrichment even if it is guaranteed supplies of nuclear fuel from abroad.
Lab M's range of microbiological culture media for the enrichment and isolation of Listeria species from food samples covers the requirements of FDA, ISO 11290 and USDA methods.
There were a few more questions from the 25 kindergartners in the after-school enrichment program at Nestle Avenue Elementary School in Tarzana: Was Lincoln born with his beard?
IRAN confirmed for the first time yesterday it converted 37 tons of raw uranium into gas, a key step ahead of enrichment, before it suspended all such activities in November under international pressure.
Teacher Enrichment Grant applications and guidelines for 2005 are now available.
However, a relationship between the rate constant of the reaction and isotopic enrichment of [sup.
Thus, the development of enrichment methods becomes prerequisite for the routine detection of small numbers of exfoliated cells and small amounts of subcellular materials in biological fluids for molecular analysis.
Second, they show an enrichment of odd isotopes, such ad deuterium and nitrogen-15.
NYSE: A) today announced that its SureSelect Target Enrichment System now supports the 454 Life Sciences next-generation sequencing platform, boosting efficiency and cost-effectiveness of research by enabling users to sequence just genomic regions of interest rather than entire genomes.
the leader in targeted cell enrichment and isolation, announced today the availability of the latest addition to its line of cell enrichment applications delivered through its patented EpiSep medical product line.