Supplement , from Latin supplementum, is the action and the consequence of supply (impersonate, change, solve a problem, add something missing). A supplement, like a complement , it may be what is added to a thing to improve or perfect it.
It is known as a supplement, therefore, to the special section of a newspaper or other type of publication that is formed by contents of the same subject, independent of the main ones. For example: "A note to the soap opera soap opera came out in the show supplement", "Can you give me the computer supplement?", “Tomorrow comes the architecture supplement”.
Thus, for example, we find the fact that the Spanish newspaper "El País" currently has several supplements such as "Domingo" that is published on the last day of the week; "Business" which, as its name indicates, revolves around the world of finance; "Babelia" which is cultural in nature; or "The Traveler" who wants readers to be perfectly informed about tourism and the most unique destinations.
For the geometry Supplement is the angle that is missing from a different one to form two right angles. That is, the supplement is the difference between a certain angle and a flat angle (180º).
In the grammar , supplement is used as a synonym for verbal regimen supplement . Some sentences with supplement are “Micaela is going to marry Eduardo”, “It is important to have your friends in difficult times”, "The young man took care of his mother while the doctors arrived".
It is known as vitamin supplement to the mixture it contains vitamins and that is supplied to those who, for a poor diet or another reason, suffer from the lack of them.
It is possible to talk about dietary supplement when the mixture contains other substances intended to complement the diet, such as minerals, enzymes or amino acids.
In the same way we can not overlook the existence of what is known as bodybuilding supplement. This is a type of substance taken by all those athletes who, due to the discipline they practice, require not only to lose fat but also to palpably increase their muscles.
Among the most relevant bodybuilding supplements are those that are responsible for supplementing proteins, anabolic steroids or food replacement products. The latter are also called MRP and their main mission is to replace both micronutrients (vitamin A, iron ...) and macronutrients (carbohydrates, proteins ...).
In role-playing games, a supplement is a document whose objective is to complement the rules manual. The supplement is responsible for detailing aspects that were not taken into account in the basic regulation.
Among the most important supplements that exist and that become basic tools in any role-playing game are those that exercise as supplements of rules, games, adventures and campaigns, guides and atlases, game screens and character sheets. The latter documents which establish the qualities and abilities of the character in question as well as the main characteristics that define and identify him.