Contribution (noun)

  1. Something that is given or done to help achieve a result.
  2. An amount of money paid regularly to a fund or organization.
  3. A written or spoken piece for a publication or broadcast.

Origin:

Late middle english: from latin contributio(n-), from contribuere "bring together" (see contribute).

Examples:

  1. He made a valuable contribution to the project.
  2. The company's contributions to charity.
  3. She made a significant contribution to the field.
  4. The employee's contributions to the pension plan.
  5. The article is a contribution to the debate.
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