Collect or form into a mass or group: [with object]: companies agglomerate multiple sites such as chains of stores [no object]: these small particles soon agglomerate together
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- Otherwise, it is difficult to ensure consistency in checking for data availability or agglomerating multiple occurrences of the same event when the handler is executed.
- The two patent claims refer to the action of the cyclone as providing ‘means for progressively agglomerating particles in the whirling stream leaving the tuyere’.
- Under Jiang Zemin, the leadership announced it would follow the chaebol and kereitsu models of Korea and Japan where protected industries agglomerated into massive enterprises.
1A mass or collection of things: a multimedia agglomerate
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- These form all kinds of agglomerates and aggregates, including fibrils, in a precise morphological hierarchy.
- As an alternative, he developed a process using high-pressure homogenization, which breaks down the starch-protein agglomerates and separates them without changing their nutritional properties.
- Based on scanning electron microscope images of the failed nanotube films, we attribute the ultimate failure to agglomerates in the film (point defects that act as stress concentrators).
1.1 Geology A volcanic rock consisting of large fragments bonded together.
- Rocky material formed by the accumulation of large ejecta is classified as agglomerate.
- Quartz stretching lineations in the shear zones are down-dip and rotated clasts in the agglomerates suggest top-to-the-NE shearing or thrusting of the volcanic series over the Delb Khairkhan melange.
- The volcanic strata consist of sheet-like flows of andesite, dacite, basalts, and trachybasalts that are interbedded with agglomerates and tuffs.
Collected or formed into a mass.
- A short agglomerate cork suggests that the bottler had little regard for the ageing ability of this wine, while a particularly long cork is indicative at least of ambition or optimism.
- The agglomerate formulation of MF successfully deagglomerates into particles of respirable size during patient inhalation.
- This invention provides an abrasive article comprising abrasive agglomerate particles and a bond system.
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- Scott concluded his 1996 study by presenting his vision of a twenty-first-century production complex in which agglomerative forces accelerate through time as actors seek to increase the total stock of agglomeration economies.
- The agglomerative, or grouping, schedule provided by Ward's method indicated a notable flattening of the curve of squared Euclidean distances after the five-cluster solution.
- Its mode is agglomerative - discrete pieces of information are gleaned and corroborated through firsthand experience.
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