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Usage examples for augmented

  1. If Mr. Say's suggestion were followed, and the state were to claim the fifth part of the augmented income of the farmer, it would be a partial tax, acting on the farmer's profits, and not affecting the profits of other employments. – On The Principles of Political Economy, and Taxation by David Ricardo
  2. We are therefore led to inquire whether slight individual differences, to which man is eminently liable, may not have been preserved and augmented during a long series of generations through natural selection. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin
  3. Our small circle was soon augmented by a dozen select friends, picked carefully from the ranks of their young ball- room acquaintances. – French and Oriental Love in a Harem by Mario Uchard
  4. Her power was augmented by her home. – The Eagle's Heart by Hamlin Garland
  5. The effect is of course augmented if the reader is careful to make the " ugh!" – Views and Reviews by Henry James
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