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con·glom·er·a·tion

 (kən-glŏm′ə-rā′shən)
n.
1.
a. The act or process of conglomerating.
b. The state of being conglomerated.
2. An accumulation of miscellaneous things.

conglomeration

(kənˌɡlɒməˈreɪʃən)
n
1. a conglomerate mass
2. a mass of miscellaneous things
3. the act of conglomerating or the state of being conglomerated

con•glom•er•a•tion

(kənˌglɒm əˈreɪ ʃən, kəŋ-)

n.
1. the act of conglomerating or the state of being conglomerated.
2. a cohering mass; cluster.
3. a mixed collection: a conglomeration of ideas.
[1620–30; < Late Latin]
con•glom′er•a•tive (-ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv) adj.

Conglomeration

 a cluster; things joined into a compact body, coil, or ball.
Examples: conglomeration of buildings, 1858; of chances; of Christian names, 1842; of men, 1866; of sounds, 1626; of threads of silk worms, 1659; of vessels, 1697; of words.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conglomeration - a rounded spherical form
sphere - a solid figure bounded by a spherical surface (including the space it encloses)
2.conglomeration - a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together
plankton - the aggregate of small plant and animal organisms that float or drift in great numbers in fresh or salt water
nekton - the aggregate of actively swimming animals in a body of water ranging from microscopic organisms to whales
sum total, summation, sum - the final aggregate; "the sum of all our troubles did not equal the misery they suffered"
3.conglomeration - an occurrence combining miscellaneous things into a (more or less) rounded mass
combining, combine - an occurrence that results in things being united

conglomeration

noun mass, combination, composite, accumulation, assortment, medley, potpourri, aggregation, miscellany, mishmash, hotchpotch a conglomeration of buildings, all tightly packed together

conglomeration

noun
Translations
كُتْله، تَكْتيل، تَراكُم
nahromaděnízměť
konglomeratsammenhobning
samsafn
konglomeratas
konglomerācija
nakopenie

conglomeration

[kənˌglɒməˈreɪʃən] Nconglomeración f

conglomeration

[kənˌglɒməˈreɪʃən] n (= group) → groupement m; [houses] → agglomération f

conglomeration

nAnsammlung f, → Haufen m; (of ideas)Gemisch nt

conglomeration

[kənˌglɒməˈreɪʃn] nconglomerazione f

conˌglomeˈration

(kəngloməˈreiʃən) noun
a mixed heap or collection. a conglomeration of old clothes.