Definition of agglomeration
1 : the action or process of collecting in a mass
2 : a heap or cluster of usually disparate elements <urban agglomerations knit together by the new railways — Times Literary Supplement>
agglomerativeplay \-ˈglä-mə-ˌrā-tiv\ adjective
Examples of agglomeration in a sentence
This suburb has become just a vast agglomeration of houses, people, and cars.
<a mere agglomeration of warring tribes, it was far from being a unified nation>
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Definition of agglomeration for English Language Learners
: a large group, collection, or pile of different things
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