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aggregatenoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈæɡ.rɪ.ɡət/  us   /ˈæɡ.rə.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).

aggregateadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈæɡ.rɪ.ɡət/  us   /ˈæɡ.rə.ɡət/

aggregateverb [T]

uk   /ˈæɡ.rɪ.ɡeɪt/  us   /ˈæɡ.rə.ɡeɪt/
(Definition of aggregate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"aggregate" in American English

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aggregateadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈæɡ·rɪ·ɡət/
formed by adding together several amounts or things; total: The seven companies made an aggregate profit of $10.2 million.
aggregate
noun [C/U]  us   /ˈæɡ·rɪ·ɡət/
The family owned over 2 million shares in the aggregate.
aggregation
noun [C/U]  /ˌæɡ·rɪˈɡeɪˈʃən/
the aggregation of the companies into one organization

aggregateverb [T]

 us   /ˈæɡ·rɪˌɡeɪt/
to bring different things together: The company aggregates news and information from a number of sources on its website.
(Definition of aggregate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"aggregate" in Business English

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aggregatenoun

uk   us   /ˈæɡrɪɡət/
[C] a total that is calculated by adding together different prices, amounts, etc.: an aggregate of sth An aggregate of 18,003 shares of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock will remain outstanding.
[C] ECONOMICS a measurement used in calculating the amount of money in an economy at a particular time: From its peak, the aggregate money supply has declined 18.5%.
See also
[C usually plural] small stones used in building: Volumes of aggregates, cement, and concrete used in Britain will rise this year.
in (the) aggregate
in total, after different prices, amounts, etc. have been added together: In aggregate, the top 30 listed companies tend to get more money back from the government than they pay in tax.

aggregateadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈæɡrɪɡət/
added together to make a total amount, price, etc.: The report scores each health plan for dozens of individual measures, and makes state and regional aggregate data available to the media.aggregate amount/figure/value Aggregate figures for the euro mask big differences among member states.aggregate demand/supply/sales Pre-tax profits fell 17% on falling aggregate sales.

aggregateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈæɡrɪɡeɪt/
to add different prices, amounts, etc. in order to get a total: The company did $15.6 million in business with the federal government last year, according to data aggregated by OMB Watch.
to combine different products or services and sell them together: Mobile and satellite communications systems aggregate a range of services such as telephony, data transmission, and internet distribution.
(Definition of aggregate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “aggregate”
in Spanish total…
in Vietnamese tổng số…
in Malaysian agregat…
in Thai ผลรวม…
in French total…
in German die Gesamtsumme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 聚集体,集成体, 总数,合计…
in Turkish toplam, agrega (inşaatta)…
in Russian совокупность, целое…
in Indonesian jumlah total…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聚集體,集成體, 總數,合計…
in Polish suma…
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