contribution

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French contribution, from Latin contributionem, from contribuere.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

contribution (plural contributions)

  1. Something given or offered that adds to a larger whole.
  2. An amount of money given toward something.
  3. The act of contributing.
  4. The taking part, often with the idea that it has led to (scientific etc.) progress.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin contributio.

Noun[edit]

contribution f (plural contributions)

  1. contribution

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