Definition of augend in English:

augend

noun

Mathematics Computing
  • The number to which another is added:

    ‘we can begin with the combination in which both the addend and the augend are 0's but the carry bit from the previous column is a 1’
    Compare with addend
    • ‘The results of these additions are divided by the number of augends added.’
    • ‘For instance, the message + 5 (add five) carries an implicit assumption that the augend is the present value of the number receiving the message.’

Origin

Late 19th century: via German from Latin augendus, gerundive of augere to increase.

Pronunciation:

augend

/ˈɔːdʒɛnd/