|The degree to which two or more variables a related to each other. A correlation refers to the direction that the variables move and does not necessarily represent cause and effect. Example: height and weight are correlated. As one increases, the other|
|n: nguyen tac, nguon goc Ex: The fundamental principle guiding the signing parties in the TAC include the settlement of difference by peaceful means --gt; Cac nguyen tac co ban huong dan cac ben ki ket trong TAC bao gom giai quyet su khac nhau ba|
|1.||formed of separate units collected into a whole; collective; corporate|
|2.||(of fruits and flowers) composed of a dense cluster of carpels or florets|
|3.||a sum or assemblage of many separate units; sum total|
|4.||geology a rock, such as granite, consisting of a mixture of minerals|
|5.||the sand and stone mixed with cement and water to make concrete|
|6.||a group of closely related biotypes produced by apomixis, such as brambles, which are the Rubus fruticosus aggregate|
|7.||in the aggregate taken as a whole|
|8.||to combine or be combined into a body, etc|
|9.||(tr) to amount to (a number)|
|[C16: from Latin aggregāre to add to a flock or herd, attach (oneself) to, from grex flock]|
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.