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Meaning of “amass” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of amass from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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amassverb [T]

 us   /əˈmæs/
to ​gather a ​largeamount of something, esp. ​money, by ​collecting it over a ​period of ​time: By the ​time he was 40, he had amassed a ​fortune.
(Definition of amass from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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amassverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈmæs/
to get a large ​amount of something, especially ​money or ​information, by ​collecting it over a ​longperiod: He has amassed a huge ​fortune from his ​invention. We have amassed a large ​amount of ​information.
(Definition of amass from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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