Agglomerate - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈɡlɑːməreɪt|  American pronunciation of the word agglomerate
Brit.  |əˈɡlɒməreɪt|  British pronunciation of the word agglomerate

noun

- volcanic rock consisting of large fragments fused together
- a collection of objects laid on top of each other (syn: cumulation, cumulus, heap, mound, pile)

verb

- form into one cluster

adjective

- clustered together but not coherent(syn: agglomerated, agglomerative, clustered)

Examples

...breakfast cereal consisting of agglomerated clusters of wheat, rice, and nuts stays crunchy in milk...

...the Holy Roman Empire was an ever-varying agglomerate of central European states that managed to survive for 1,000 years...

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