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 for agglomerate
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Agglomerate \Ag*glom"er*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
     Agglomerated; p. pr. & vb. n. Agglomerating.] [L.
     agglomeratus, p. p. of agglomerare; ad + glomerare to form
     into a ball. See Glomerate.]
     To wind or collect into a ball; hence, to gather into a mass
     or anything like a mass.
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           Where he builds the agglomerated pile.   --Cowper.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Agglomerate \Ag*glom"er*ate\, v. i.
     To collect in a mass.
     [1913 Webster] Agglomerate

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Agglomerate \Ag*glom"er*ate\, Agglomerated \Ag*glom"er*a`ted\,
     a.
     1. Collected into a ball, heap, or mass.
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     2. (Bot.) Collected into a rounded head of flowers.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Agglomerate \Ag*glom"er*ate\, n.
     1. A collection or mass.
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     2. (Geol.) A mass of angular volcanic fragments united by
        heat; -- distinguished from conglomerate.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  agglomerate
      adj 1: clustered together but not coherent; "an agglomerated
             flower head" [syn: agglomerate, agglomerated,
             agglomerative, clustered]
      n 1: volcanic rock consisting of large fragments fused together
      2: a collection of objects laid on top of each other [syn:
         pile, heap, mound, agglomerate, cumulation,
         cumulus]
      v 1: form into one cluster

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