Origin of cumulative
Related Words for cumulativeaggregate, increasing, additive, chain, collective, heaped, accumulative, additory, advancing, amassed, augmenting, increscent, snowballing, summative
Examples from the Web for cumulative
Contemporary Examples of cumulative
Of course the participants of the sport are at higher risk for the cumulative effects of Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy.The MMA Fighters Have Gone Crazy: ‘Mayhem’ Miller the Latest in a Long Line of Psycho Pugilists
October 10, 2014
Yet the cumulative efforts of this massive force had virtually no impact on the course of the war.Should the Military Pull All Forces Out of Afghanistan After 2014?
Daniel L. Davis
February 28, 2014
In fact, this number represents the cumulative number of deaths in the U.S. from people diagnosed with AIDS, through 2010.
In 2010 the cumulative number of deaths from HIV in the U.S. was 636,048, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
Scientists have shown that the impact of repetitive concussions is cumulative--one builds on the other.What's Really Killing Athletes With Concussions?
Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad
December 26, 2013
Historical Examples of cumulative
Aunt Melissa had lashed herself into a cumulative passion of words.Meadow Grass
Phoebe's indignation was cumulative always, and was now bubbling into wrath.Good Indian
B. M. Bower
The evidence had been cumulative but was no longer questionable.Ruggles of Red Gap
Harry Leon Wilson
From a political standpoint its history is one of cumulative disaster.Chinese Painters
Elfride's emotion was cumulative, and after a while would assert itself on a sudden.A Pair of Blue Eyes
- (of preference shares) entitling the holder to receive any arrears of dividend before any dividend is distributed to ordinary shareholders
- (of dividends or interest) intended to be accumulated if not paid when due
- (of a frequency) including all values of a variable either below or above a specified value
- (of error) tending to increase as the sample size is increased