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Main Entry: 1ag·gre·gate
Pronunciation: primarystressag-ri-gschwat
Function: adjective
Etymology: Middle English aggregat "made up of a collection," derived from Latin aggregare "to cause to join together," from ag-, ad- "to, toward" and greg-, grex "flock, herd" --related to CONGREGATE, SEGREGATE
1 : formed by the collection of units or particles into one mass or sum <aggregate expenses>
2 : clustered in a dense mass or head <an aggregate flower>

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