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sup·ple·ment

 (sŭp′lə-mənt)
n.
1. Something added to complete a thing, make up for a deficiency, or extend or strengthen the whole.
2. A section added to a book or document to give further information or to correct errors.
3. A separate section devoted to a special subject inserted into a periodical, such as a newspaper.
tr.v. (-mĕnt′) sup·ple·ment·ed, sup·ple·ment·ing, sup·ple·ments
To provide or form a supplement to.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin supplēmentum, from supplēre, to complete; see supply.]

sup′ple·men·tar′i·ty (-târ′ĭ-tē) n.
sup′ple·men′ta·ry (-mĕn′tə-rē, -trē), sup′ple·men′tal (-mĕn′tl) adj.
sup′ple·men·ta′tion (-mĕn-tā′shən) n.

supplementary

(ˌsʌplɪˈmɛntərɪ; -trɪ)
adj
forming or acting as a supplement. Also (chiefly US): supplemental
n, pl -ries
a person or thing that is a supplement
ˌsuppleˈmentarily, ˌsuppleˈmentally adv

sup•ple•men•ta•ry

(ˌsʌp ləˈmɛn tə ri)

adj., n., pl. -ries. adj.
1. Also, supplemental. of the nature of or forming a supplement; additional.
n.
2. a person or thing that is supplementary.
[1660–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.supplementary - functioning in a supporting capacity; "the main library and its auxiliary branches"
secondary - being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate; "the stone will be hauled to a secondary crusher"; "a secondary source"; "a secondary issue"; "secondary streams"
2.supplementary - added to complete or make up a deficiency; "produced supplementary volumes"
additive - characterized or produced by addition; "an additive process"

supplementary

adjective additional, extra, complementary, accompanying, secondary, auxiliary, add-on, supplemental, ancillary the question of whether or not we need to take supplementary vitamins

supplementary

adjective
Translations
تَكْميلي، إضافي
doplňkový
viîbótar-

supplementary

[ˌsʌplɪˈmentərɪ] ADJsuplementario

supplementary

[ˌsʌplɪˈmɛntəri] adj
[dose] → complémentaire; [vitamins] → en complément, complémentaire
[funds, insurance, information, income] → complémentairesupplementary benefit n (British)allocation f supplémentaire d'aide sociale

supplementary

adjzusätzlich, ergänzend; (Med) vitaminsergänzend; to be supplementary to somethingetw ergänzen; supplementary foodZusatznahrung f; supplementary volumeErgänzungsband m

supplementary

:
supplementary angle
nSupplement- or Ergänzungswinkel m
supplementary benefit
n (Brit) → ˜ Sozialhilfe f; to be on supplementary˜ Sozialhilfe beziehen
supplementary budget
n (Pol) → Nachtragshaushalt m
supplementary question
n (Parl) → Zusatzfrage f

supplementary

[ˌsʌplɪˈmɛntrɪ] adjsupplementare

supplement

(ˈsapləmənt) noun
an addition made to supply something lacking, or to correct errors etc. A supplement to the dictionary is to be published next year.
(-ment) verb
to make, or be, an addition to. He does an evening job to supplement his wages.
ˌsuppleˈmentary (-ˈmen-) adjective
added to supply what is lacking; additional.
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8 million children have received food supplements, and 933,000 pregnant and lactating women benefited from supplementary feeding, according to UNICEF.
This brings an increased risk (though no certainty) that it could lead to adverse weather in key production regions, tightening supply over the forecast period, particularly as milk prices in some regions are unlikely to be high enough to justify increased supplementary feeding if pastures dry up.
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In addition to targeted supplementary feeding, WFP will start a blanket supplementary feeding for all the children under 5 years old as soon as possible to avert further deterioration of their nutritional status.
8 million to WFP for 360,000 refugees in Uganda including food for all children under two and targeted supplementary feeding for children under five.
In addition, livestock farmers were in a position where bought-in feed and supplementary feeding regimes were vital to maintain livestock performance.
Ensuring that people have adequate access to food and supplementary feeding, healthcare and other basic services is of paramount importance", OCHA emphasised.
Halima was pregnant and anaemic and was therefore admitted to the blanket supplementary feeding programme.
About 72,000 children suffering from severe malnutrition in Somalia have benefited from program which helped also in the provision of vaccines, clean water and supplementary feeding through a variety of programs executing in Somalia .
They may need supplementary feeding - suitable food can be bought from any aquatics centre.
Wahid added that "in addition to the equipment, WFP has also trained more 400 staff of national programme and NGO partners in managing supplementary feeding programme under the ongoing CMAM (Community based management of acute malnutrition) intervention and in commodity management.

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