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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] perfect passive participle aggregatus (perfect passive participle of) aggregare (to flock together), from ag- (combining form of) ad- (to) + gregare (to flock or group), from grex (flock)

Pronunciation 1

Noun

Singular
aggregate

Plural
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aggregate ({{{1}}})
  1. A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; something consisting of elements but considered as a whole.
  2. A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; – in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.
  3. The full chromatic or the set of all twelve pitch classes, usually presented by two or more voices near-simultaneously in hexachords. (DeLone et. al. (Eds.), 1975, chap. 6)
  4. Crushed stone, crushed slag or water-worn gravel used for surfacing a built-up roof system.
  5. Solid particles of low aspect ratio added to a composite material, as distinguished from the matrix and any fibers or reinforcements, especially the gravel and sand added to concrete. (technical)
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Adjective

aggregate (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
aggregate

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective; combined; added up
  2. consisting or formed of smaller objects or parts.
  3. Formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands.
  4. Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.
  5. Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.
  6. United into a common organized mass; said of certain compound animals.

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Pronunciation 2

Verb

Infinitive
to aggregate

Third person singular
aggregat

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to aggregate (third-person singular simple present aggregat, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. The aggregated soil.
  2. (transitive) To add or unite, as, a person, to an association.
  3. (transitive) To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels.

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Italian

Verb

aggregate

  1. Second-person plural present tense of aggregare.
  2. Second-person plural imperative of aggregare.
  3. Feminine plural of aggregato.

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