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ac·cu·mu·la·tive

 (ə-kyo͞om′yə-lā′tĭv, -lə-tĭv)
adj.
1. Characterized by or showing the effects of accumulation; cumulative.
2. Tending to accumulate.

ac·cu′mu·la·tive·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.accumulative - increasing by successive additionaccumulative - increasing by successive addition; "the benefits are cumulative"; "the eventual accumulative effect of these substances"
additive - characterized or produced by addition; "an additive process"
2.accumulative - marked by acquiring or amassingaccumulative - marked by acquiring or amassing; "we live in an accumulative society"
acquisitive - eager to acquire and possess things especially material possessions or ideas; "an acquisitive mind"; "an acquisitive society in which the craving for material things seems never satisfied"

accumulative

adjective
Increasing, as in force, by successive additions:
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accumulative

[əˈkjuːmjʊlətɪv] ADJacumulativo

accumulative

[əˈkjuːmjʊlətɪv] adj (= cumulative) → cumulatif/ive
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The key is man's power of accumulative selection: nature gives successive variations; man adds them up in certain directions useful to him.
Over all these causes of Change I am convinced that the accumulative action of Selection, whether applied methodically and more quickly, or unconsciously and more slowly, but more efficiently, is by far the predominant Power.
This certainly had not a profitable appearance, and I shook my head as if I would imply that it would be difficult to lay by much accumulative capital from such a source of income.
He had lapsed into the condition in which he found himself, as many a man lapses into many a condition, without perceiving the accumulative power of its separate circumstances.
Micawber, 'you will do me the favour to submit yourselves, for the moment, to the direction of one who, however unworthy to be regarded in any other light but as a Waif and Stray upon the shore of human nature, is still your fellow-man, though crushed out of his original form by individual errors, and the accumulative force of a combination of circumstances?
Azerbaijan's national currency has started to restore its accumulative function, Chairman of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) Elman Rustamov said.
Lower inflation and interest rates, better fiscal management and higher economic growth carry no benefit for them because they are no longer in the earning and accumulative phase of their lives, reports ET.
bh, but they must be Bahraini, enrolled in the 11th grade or set to graduate from secondary school in 2019 and have an accumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 97 per cent or above for grade 10 and the first semester of grade 11.
Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 29 (ANI): Minister of State in PMO Jitendra Singh on Sunday said the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was 'an accumulative outcome of the axe of omission and commission committed by the Congress'.
The study monitored the movement of FDI in the Arab World in 2016, in light of the investment inflows, and Arab and global accumulative outbound and inbound FDI.
The consumer would get accumulative Rs25 billion relief which would be given in billing of next month.
Their accumulative reflective score was 4853, while 28 female students opted for the anatomy models for learning gross anatomy with the accumulative score of 2328.