aggregate aggregate  /ˈæ ɡrə ɡət/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) formed of separate units gathered into a mass or whole
  2. (n) a sum total of many heterogenous things taken together
  3. (n) the whole amount
  4. (v) gather in a mass, sum, or whole
  5. (n) material such as sand or gravel used with cement and water to make concrete, mortar, or plaster
  6. (v) amount in the aggregate to
  7. (adj) composed of a dense cluster of separate units such as carpels or florets or drupelets

Usage(s):

  • Many web pages are an aggregate of similar category of pages.

News

  1. Google challenges surveillance court on First Amendment grounds

    SEATTLE (Reuters) - Google Inc asked the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on Tuesday to allow it to publish aggregate numbers of national security requests it receives separately from criminal requests, on First Amendment grounds. In its filing, Google requested the court to allow it to publish the aggregate number of national security requests it receives, including disclosures ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. Google Asks Intelligence Court to Let It Release Data

    Google Inc. (GOOG) asked the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court for permission to publish the aggregate numbers and scope of national security requests it receives.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Google asks US surveillance court for OK to publish request data

    Google said on Tuesday it has asked the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to allow the Internet company to publish aggregate numbers of national security requests, including disclosures under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), separately from criminal requests. Google's move comes after other tech companies, including Microsoft, Facebook and Apple released limited ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  1. One option is for the Fed to buy "longer-term Treasury or agency securities on the open market in substantial quantities," Bernanke said. "This approach might influence the yields on these securities, thus helping to spur aggregate demand."
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: The Age

  2. "The rise in the exchange rate will help contain pressures on prices," Mr Stevens said. "But growth in aggregate demand will, nonetheless, need to moderate if inflation is to be kept to 2-3 per cent in the medium term."
    on Nov 7, 2007 By: Glenn Stevens Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "I will vote in support of the conference report because it makes great strides toward our ultimate goal: bringing all standard derivatives onto exchanges and clearinghouses, with aggregate position limits and strong anti-manipulation tools,"...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Maria Cantwell Source: Reuters

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