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Synonyms for aggregate

Synonyms for aggregate

a number or quantity obtained as a result of addition

an amount or quantity from which nothing is left out or held back

to bring together so as to increase in mass or number

to come to in number or quantity

Synonyms for aggregate

the whole amount

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material such as sand or gravel used with cement and water to make concrete, mortar, or plaster

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a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together

amount in the aggregate to

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gather in a mass, sum, or whole

formed of separate units gathered into a mass or whole

composed of a dense cluster of separate units such as carpels or florets or drupelets

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The researchers checked 1,200 flowers near the aggregations but found no larvae.
Other researchers had reported aggregations of beetles.
Cat colonies" or feeding aggregations destroy wildlife.
It might be relevant to other neurodegenerative diseases that involve protein aggregations," such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, he notes.
In a series of tests, the scientists found that when such animals received trehalose in their drinking water, they had fewer protein aggregations in their brain cells, less brain-cell death, and better scores on coordination tests than did similar mice not getting trehalose.
These include proteins that prevent enzymes from triggering cell death, antibiotics, and other compounds that inhibit protein aggregation.
Scientists in Japan now report that a simple sugar called trehalose can impede this protein aggregation in test-tube and animal experiments.