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noun 
  1. (grammar) In some Indo-European languages, a prefix e- (a- in Sanskrit) indicating a past tense of a verb.
verb 
  1. To increase, make larger or supplement.
The money from renting out a spare room can a salary.
  1. (music) To slow the tempo or meter, e.g. for a dramatic or stately passage.
  2. (music) To increase an interval by a half step (chromatic semitone).
  3. (music) To increase the largest interval in a triad, especially a fifth or a sixth, by a half-step (chromatic semitone).
Etymology: From augmenter.


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