Aggregative Ag"gre*ga*tive, a. [Cf. Fr. agr['e]gatif.] 1. Taken together; collective. [1913 Webster]

2. Gregarious; social. [R.] --Carlyle. [1913 Webster]

3. tending to gather into a mass. [WordNet 1.5]

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