verb (used with or without object), ag·glom·er·at·ed, ag·glom·er·at·ing.
Origin of agglomerate
Synonyms for agglomerate
Antonyms for agglomerate
Related Words for agglomeratedamass, gather, summon, collect, mobilize, convene, meet, compile, acquire, swell, assemble, accrue, increase, concentrate, gain, hoard, grow, expand, consolidate, accumulate
Examples from the Web for agglomerated
Historical Examples of agglomerated
It is they who have agglomerated the chaos that is in this hour threshing about in dust and blood.The Hive
Will Levington Comfort
At sixteen I was secretary to the agglomerated association for vindicating the rights of man.
With them, union was not strength, but weakness: the more they were agglomerated the less were they to be feared.A Handbook of the Boer War
Gale and Polden, Limited
Here, too, we find different degrees of solidity or density in the agglomerated matter.
They detach with a hook the agglomerated masses of young mussels, which they gather in baskets, and carry them to their bouchots.The Ocean World:
noun (əˈɡlɒmərɪt, -ˌreɪt)
adjective (əˈɡlɒmərɪt, -ˌreɪt)
Word Origin for agglomerate
1680s, from Latin agglomeratus, past participle of agglomerare "to wind or add onto a ball," from ad- "to" (see ad-) + glomerare "wind up in a ball," from glomus (genitive glomeris) "ball of yarn," from PIE root *glem-. Related: Agglomerated; agglomerating.