Tanner is right that free trade, including outsourcing, raises national income in the aggregate.
The average number of weekly hours declined along with aggregate weekly payrolls.
Verrilli, arguing on behalf of the U.S. government, said aggregate limits have an important role in preventing corruption.
Because “improper dependence” is precisely the problem that limits on aggregate contributions are meant to attack.
But the total amount they can give to federal candidates in aggregate is capped at $123,200 per year.
To aggregate is to collect into a flock; to collect into a mass or sum.
Total: Sixteen fish; aggregate weight, one hundred and forty pounds.
The energy of a race is measured by the aggregate of its action.
But in the aggregate, also like marriage, there is no doubt of its value.
You will observe that his remittances for the last four weeks aggregate three hundred and sixty-seven dollars.
c.1400, from Latin aggregatum, neuter past participle of aggregare (see aggregate (adj.)). Related: Aggregated; aggregating.
"number of persons, things, etc., regarded as a unit," early 15c., from noun use of Latin adjective aggregatum, neuter of aggregatus (see aggregate (adj.)).
aggregate ag·gre·gate (āg'rĭ-gĭt)
Crowded or massed into a dense cluster. n.
A total considered with reference to its constituent parts; a gross amount in a mass or cluster. v. ag·gre·gat·ed, ag·gre·gat·ing, ag·gre·gates (-gāt')
To gather into a mass, sum, or whole.