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aggregate

1. General: Collective amountsum, or mass arrived-at by adding or putting together all componentselements, or parts of an assemblage or group, without implying that the resulting total is whole (contains everything that should be in it).
2. Construction: Granular mineral material (such as sand, gravel, crushed stone) used with a bonding medium (such as cement or clay) to makeconcrete, plaster, or terrazzo mixture.
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Usage Example
During a specific period of time the total number of goods and supplies that a nation plans on selling is considered the aggregate supply.
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