Definition of conglomeration in English:


Syllabification: con·glom·er·a·tion
Pronunciation: /kənˌgläməˈrāSHən


  • 1A number of different things, parts or items that are grouped together; collection: a loose conglomeration of pieces
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    • A set is any collection, group, or conglomeration.
    • In my field of view they've been building a sprawling conglomeration of flats.
    • The concept belief would require an even more complex conglomeration of primitives.
  • 2The process of forming a conglomerate: the practice of media conglomeration
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    • I'm glad to see an artist taking on the subject of radio/media conglomeration.
    • Critics say the FCC is preparing to allow record levels of conglomeration in the cable industry.
    • The small traders will oppose any scheme to transform the town centre into a conglomeration of faceless shops selling the same products.

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