Aggregate

Definition of Aggregate

Ag´gre`gate
v. t.1.To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. "The aggregated soil."
[imp. & p. p. Aggregated ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Aggregating.]
2.To add or unite, as, a person, to an association.
It is many times hard to discern to which of the two sorts, the good or the bad, a man ought to be aggregated.
- Wollaston.
3.To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels.
a.1.Formed by a collection of particulars into a whole mass or sum; collective.
The aggregate testimony of many hundreds.
- Sir T. Browne.
2.(Anat.) Formed into clusters or groups of lobules; as, aggregate glands.
3.(Bot.) Composed of several florets within a common involucre, as in the daisy; or of several carpels formed from one flower, as in the raspberry.
4.(Min. & Geol.) Having the several component parts adherent to each other only to such a degree as to be separable by mechanical means.
5.(Zool.) United into a common organized mass; - said of certain compound animals.
Corporation aggregate
(Law) See under Corporation.
n.1.A mass, assemblage, or sum of particulars; as, a house is an aggregate of stone, brick, timber, etc.
2.(Physics) A mass formed by the union of homogeneous particles; - in distinction from a compound, formed by the union of heterogeneous particles.
In the aggregate
collectively; together.

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