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Amortization
Amortize
Amortizement
Amorwe
Amos
amosite
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Amount
amount of money
amount to
Amounted
Amour
amour propre
Amovability
Amovable
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Amove
amoxicillin
Amoxil
amoxycillin
Amoy
Amoz
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Amounting definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

AMOUNT'ING, ppr. Rising to, by accumulation or addition; coming or increasing to; resulting in effect or substance.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Amount A*mount", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Amounted; p. pr. & vb. n. Amounting.] [OF. amonter to increase, advance, ascend, fr. amont (equiv. to L. ad montem to the mountain) upward, F. amont up the river. See Mount, n.] 1. To go up; to ascend. [Obs.] So up he rose, and thence amounted straight. --Spenser. 2. To rise or reach by an accumulation of particular sums or quantities; to come (to) in the aggregate or whole; -- with to or unto. 3. To rise, reach, or extend in effect, substance, or influence; to be equivalent; to come practically (to); as, the testimony amounts to very little.




 


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