Definitions for Aggregateˈæg rɪ gɪt, -ˌgeɪt; -ˌgeɪt
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ag•gre•gateˈæg rɪ gɪt, -ˌgeɪt; -ˌgeɪt(adj., n.; v.; adj.; n.)-gat•ed, -gat•ing.
(adj.)formed by the conjunction or collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; total; combined.
(of a flower) formed of florets collected in a dense cluster but not cohering, as the daisy. (of a fruit) composed of a cluster of carpels belonging to the same flower, as the raspberry.
(of a rock) consisting of a mixture of minerals separable by mechanical means.
(n.)a sum, mass, or assemblage of particulars; a total or gross amount.
any of various loose, particulate materials, as sand, gravel, or pebbles, added to a cementing agent to make concrete, plaster, etc.
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(v.t.)to bring together; collect into one sum, mass, or body.
to amount to (the number of).
(v.i.)to combine and form a collection or mass.
Idioms for aggregate:
in the aggregate, considered as a whole.
Origin of aggregate:
1375–1425; late ME < L aggregātus, ptp. of aggregāre to join together
sum, total, totality, aggregate(noun)
the whole amount
material such as sand or gravel used with cement and water to make concrete, mortar, or plaster
aggregate, congeries, conglomeration(adj)
a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together
aggregate, aggregated, aggregative, mass(adj)
formed of separate units gathered into a mass or whole
"aggregate expenses include expenses of all divisions combined for the entire year"; "the aggregated amount of indebtedness"
composed of a dense cluster of separate units such as carpels or florets or drupelets
"raspberries are aggregate fruits"
amount in the aggregate to
gather in a mass, sum, or whole
to bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. "The aggregated soil."
to add or unite, as, a person, to an association
to amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels
formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective
formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands
composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry
having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means
united into a common organized mass; -- said of certain compound animals
a mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; as, a house is an aggregate of stone, brick, timber, etc
a mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; -- in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles
Translations for Aggregate
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What is the aggregate of goals from the two football matches?
- totalPortuguese (BR)
- die GesamtsummeGerman
- samlet sumDanish
- σύνολο, άθροισμαGreek
- בְּסִיכּוּם כָּל הַמִשׂחָקִיםHebrew
- ukupni rezultatCroatian
- jumlah totalIndonesian
- heildarupphæð, samtalaIcelandic
- 집합, 총계Korean
- sum, opphopningNorwegian
- súčet, súhrnSlovak
- ukupan iznosSerbian
- summa, det sammanlagdaSwedish
- 合計Chinese (Trad.)
- tổng sốVietnamese
- 合计Chinese (Simp.)
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