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aggregate

noun [C or U] (TOTAL)    /ˈæɡ.rɪ.ɡət/
something formed by adding together several amounts or things: They purchased an aggregate of 3,000 shares in the company. Snowflakes are loose aggregates of ice crystals. Arsenal lost the second game, but got through to the final on aggregate (= adding together the goals in both matches).Calculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and division
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