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add-on

a feature that can be added to a standard model or package to give increased benefits

add-on

[′ad‚ȯn]
(computer science)
A peripheral device, such as a printer or disk drive, that is added to a basic computer.

add-on

(1) Software that adds functionality to an existing application. See plug-in.

(2) Hardware that is installed into an existing system. See add-in.
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If a customer doesn't have large volume but is looking to add some functionality or aesthetic improvement to a part, this is a way to get to know multi-component technology," says Betts of Battenfeld, which recently introduced a new add-on unit.
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