a system of voting in which people vote separately for the candidate and the party of their choice. Parties are allocated extra seats if the number of constituencies they win does not reflect their overall share of the vote See also proportional representation
noun (in Britain) the principle that money raised by the National Lottery should only be spent on projects that would not otherwise be funded by government spending (in the European Union) the principle that the EU contributes to the funding of a project in a member country provided that the member country also contributes
; more; supplementary: additional information. Contemporary Examples additionally, if inflation happened, it was so early on that we can only ever see indirect evidence for it. The Big Buzz in Space News Is Something Called “Inflation.” What Exactly Is It? Matthew R. Francis March 29, 2014 additionally, early clinical trials have indicated that the drug […]
something that is added, as one substance to another, to alter or improve the general quality or to counteract undesirable properties: an additive that thins paint. Nutrition. Also called food additive. a substance directly to food during processing, as for preservation, coloring, or stabilization. something that becomes part of food or affects it as a […]
- Additive color
red, green, or blue-violet, as used in the additive process of color photography.