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A novel design of a 1-bit full adder cell featuring a hybrid CMOS logic style is proposed. The simultaneous generation of XOR and XNOR outputs by pass logic is advantageously exploited in a novel complementary CMOS stage to produce full-swing and balanced outputs so that adder cells can be cascaded without buffer insertion. The increase in transistor count of the complementary CMOS stage is compensated by its reduction in layout complexity. Comparing with other 1-bit adder cells using different but uniform logic styles, simulation results show that it is very power efficient and has lower power-delay product over a wide range of voltages.