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Definition of: conglomerate

(kən·glomər·it) adjective
1. Massed or clustered.
2. Geol. Consisting of loosely cemented heterogeneous material: conglomerate clay. See synonyms under COMPLEX, HETEROGENEOUS.

1. A heterogeneous collection.
2. A large corporation formed by merging a number of separate companies, often in unrelated fields.
3. Geol. A rock composed of pebbles or fragments of rock loosely cemented together.
v.t. & v.i. (kən·glomə·rāt) ·at·ed, ·at·ing To gather into a cohering mass.
[<L conglomeratus, pp. of conglomerare <com- together + glomus, glomeris ball]
(kən·glom′ə·ratik) or con·glomer·it′ic (-ə·ritik) adjective

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entertainment conglomerate
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financial conglomerate
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indian conglomerate
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