Origin of glomeration
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- a conglomeration or cluster
Word Origin and History for glomeration
"accumulation; ball," 1620s, from Latin glomerationem (nominative glomeratio), noun of action from past participle stem of glomerare "to make into a ball," from glomus "ball of yarn," from PIE root *glem-.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper