Cumulative - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkjuːmjəleɪtɪv|  American pronunciation of the word cumulative
Brit.  |ˈkjuːmjʊlətɪv|  British pronunciation of the word cumulative

adjective

- increasing by successive addition(syn: accumulative)

the benefits are cumulative
the eventual accumulative effect of these substances

Examples

...a cumulative weight gain of 20 pounds over the course of a year...

Learning is a cumulative process.

Depression is often caused by the cumulative effects of stress and overwork.

the eventual accumulative effect of these substances

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