Aggregating
Aggregate Ag"gre*gate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Aggregated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Aggregating}.] [L. aggregatus, p. p. of aggregare to lead to a flock or herd; ad + gregare to collect into a flock, grex flock, herd. See {Gregarious}.] 1. To bring together; to collect into a mass or sum. ``The aggregated soil.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. To add or unite, as, a person, to an association. [1913 Webster]

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. [1913 Webster]

3. To amount in the aggregate to; as, ten loads, aggregating five hundred bushels. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]

Syn: To heap up; accumulate; pile; collect. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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