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  1. con·glom·er·ate
  2. noun

    adjective

    • 1. relating to a conglomerate, especially a large corporation:

      conglomerate businesses

    verb

    • 1. gather together into a compact mass:

      atoms that conglomerate at the center
    • 2. form a conglomerate by merging diverse businesses:

      the urge to conglomerate has long been out of fashion in American boardrooms
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: conglomerate, plural noun: conglomerates

    • noun

      a thing consisting of a number of different and distinct parts or items that are grouped together:

      a large corporation formed by the merging of separate and diverse firms:

    • adjective

      relating to a conglomerate, especially a large corporation:
    • verb

      gather together into a compact mass:

      form a conglomerate by merging diverse firms:

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