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1a number of different things or parts that are put or grouped together to form a whole but remain distinct entities:the Earth is a specialized conglomerate of organisms a large corporation formed by the merging of separate and diverse firms:a media conglomerate 2 Geology a coarse-grained sedimentary rock composed of rounded fragments (> 2 mm) within a matrix of finer grained material:the sediments vary from coarse conglomerate to fine silt and clay
of or relating to a conglomerate, especially a large corporation:conglomerate businesses
verb [no object]
gather together into a compact mass:atoms that conglomerate at the center form a conglomerate by merging diverse businesses.