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  • c. 1400, from Old French augmenter "increase, enhance" (14c.), from Late Latin augmentare "to increase," from Latin augmentum "an increase," from augere "to increase, make big, enlarge, enrich," from PIE root *aug- (1) "to increase" (source also of Sanskrit ojas- "strength;" Lithuanian augu "to grow," aukstas "high, of superior rank;" Greek auxo "increase," auxein "to increase;" Gothic aukan "to grow, increase;" Old English eacien "to increase"). Related: Augmented; augmenting. As a noun from early 15c.1400

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  • Augment Augment or augmentation may refer to:
  • Augment (Indo-European) The augment is a prefix used in certain Indo-European languages, most notably Greek, Armenian and Indo-Iranian languages such as Sanskrit, in the formation of past tenses. Historical linguists are uncertain whether the augment is a feature that was added to some branches of Indo-European or whether the augment was present in the parent language and lost by all other branches.
  • Augment Augment or augmentation may refer to:
  • The Augments "The Augments" is the sixth episode of the fourth season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek: Enterprise, the eighty-second episode overall. It is the last of a three-story episode arc, preceded by "Borderland", and "Cold Station 12". "The Augments" was directed by LeVar Burton, from a script by Michael Sussman. The series follows the adventures of the first Starfleet starship Enterprise, registration NX-01. In this episode, "Augments", genetically enhanced humans, and Doctor Arik Soong, their surrogate father, escape Cold Station 12 after stealing frozen Augment embryos from storage. Soong plans to hide out with the Augments and raise the embryos, but Malik, their leader, is tired of hiding and attempts to instigate a war between Starfleet and the Klingons.
  • Augmentation (music) In Western music and music theory, augmentation is the lengthening of a note or interval.
  • Augment (album) Augment is the second studio album by American progressive metalcore band Erra. It was released on October 29, 2013 through Tragic Hero Records and was produced by Brian Hood. It is their last album with original vocalist Garrison Lee and guitarist Alan Rigdon, and their first with bassist Sean Price after Adam Hicks' departure. It is also their first album to chart.
  • Augment (Bantu languages) The augment, also called the pre-prefix or just initial vowel, is a morpheme that is prefixed to the noun class prefix of nouns in certain Bantu languages.
  • Augmented matrix In linear algebra, an augmented matrix is a matrix obtained by appending the columns of two given matrices, usually for the purpose of performing the same elementary row operations on each of the given matrices.
  • Augmentation (pharmacology) Augmentation, in the context of the pharmacological management of psychiatry, refers to the combination of two or more drugs to achieve better treatment results. Examples include:Prescribing an atypical antipsychotic when someone is already taking a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor for the treatment of depression. Prescribing estrogen for someone already being treated with antipsychotics for the management of schizophrenia. Giving an adenosine A2A receptor antagonist on top of existing treatment for Parkinson's disease.
  • Augment (app) Augment is an augmented reality SaaS platform that allows users to visualize their products in 3D in real environment and in real-time through tablets or smartphones. The software can be used for Retail, E-Commerce, architecture, and other purposes.
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