Definition of augend in English:
nounMathematics & Computing
The number to which an addend is added: we can begin with the combination in which both the addend and the augend are 0's but the carry bit from the previous column is a 1
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- The results of these additions are divided by the number of augends added.
- For instance, the message + 5 (add five) carries an implicit assumption that the augend is the present value of the number receiving the message.
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