As nouns the difference between augmentation and additur
is that augmentation
is the act or process of augmenting while additur
is (legal) the augmentation by a judge of damages awarded by a jury.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
The act or process of augmenting.
(heraldry) A particular mark of honour, granted by the sovereign in consideration of some noble action, or by favour; and either quartered with the family arms, or on an escutcheon or canton.
(medicine) A surgical procedure to enlarge a body part, as breast augmentation.
(medicine) The stage of a disease during which symptoms increase or continue.
(music) a compositional technique where the composer lengthens the melody by multiplying the length of each note by the same number
(legal) The augmentation by a judge of damages awarded by a jury.