Definitions for cumulativeˈkyu myə lə tɪv, -ˌleɪ tɪv
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increasing by successive addition
"the benefits are cumulative"; "the eventual accumulative effect of these substances"
Incorporating all data up to the present
That is formed by accumulation of successive additions
That tends to accumulate
Having priority rights to receive a dividend that accrue until paid
composed of parts in a heap; forming a mass; aggregated
augmenting, gaining, or giving force, by successive additions; as, a cumulative argument, i. e., one whose force increases as the statement proceeds
tending to prove the same point to which other evidence has been offered; -- said of evidence
given by same testator to the same legatee; -- said of a legacy
Origin: [Cf. F. cumulatif.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Now is the time to take action, so you're not susceptible to the cumulative effect of rising interest rates.
Do n’t underestimate the cumulative effect of the cuts in interest rates and RRR, this wo n’t be the last cut.
I expect to see the market continue to swing widely this week, the cumulative effect from rate cuts will push up share prices gradually.
While we have had some big inflows into Europe these past few weeks, we are still a long way from reversing the cumulative outflows seen since the crisis began.
The cumulative effect of delays on a number of projects could send a bad signal to investors, it's clear that the president is frustrated with the pace of things.
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- съвкупен, кумулативенBulgarian
- αθροιστικός, συσσωρευτικόςGreek
- acumulativo, cumulativoSpanish
- kasautuva, kumulatiivinen, kasaantuvaFinnish
- cumulée, cumuléFrench
- cumulativo, cumulato, cumulataItalian
- cumulativo, acumulativoPortuguese
- кумуляти́вный, совоку́пныйRussian
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