**Synonyms:** enlargement, expansion

**Definition:** the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope

**Similar words:** step-up, increase

**Definition:** the act of increasing something

**Usage:** *he gave me an increase in salary*

**Synonyms:** expanding upon, expansion

**Definition:** adding information or detail

**Similar words:** step-up, increase

**Definition:** the act of increasing something

**Usage:** *he gave me an increase in salary*

**Synonyms:** expansion, enlargement, elaboration

**Definition:** a discussion that provides additional information

**Similar words:** discourse, discussion, treatment

**Definition:** an extended communication (often interactive) dealing with some particular topic

**Usage:** *the book contains an excellent discussion of modal logic; his treatment of the race question is badly biased*

**Synonyms:** expansion

**Definition:** a function expressed as a sum or product of terms

**Usage:** *the expansion of (a+b)^2 is a^2 + 2ab + b^2*

**Similar words:** map, mapping, mathematical function, function, single-valued function

**Definition:** (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)