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Definition of the noun agglomeration
What does agglomeration mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: agglomerations
- a jumbled collection or mass
- lexical domain: Groups - nouns denoting groupings of people or objects
- more generic words: accumulation / aggregation / assemblage / collection = several things grouped together or considered as a whole
- more specific words:
- the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating
Alternative definition of the noun agglomeration
- The act or process of collecting in a mass; a heaping together.
- State of being collected in a mass; a mass; cluster.
- [geography] An extended city area comprising the built-up area of a central city and any suburbs linked by continuous urban area.
Printed books with definitions for Agglomeration
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Geological and Geochemical Conditions by Monzer Makhous
Agglomeration is an irreversible process of transition of an unstable system into a more stable state by the spontaneous...
Volume 1: Principles and Processes by Eldon R. Rene, Erkan Sahinkaya, Alison Lewis, Piet N.L. Lens
Agglomeration is the process in which two or more particles are brought in contact and stay together for a...
by Philip Cooke, Bjørn Asheim, Ron Boschma, Ron Martin, Dafna Schwartz, Franz T_dtling
Thus, while regional agglomeration is the outcome of NEG modelling efforts, under the NGT approach regional agglomeration is an endogenously determined cause of growth (McCann and van Oort, 2009) Aside from the NGT and NEG ...
by Steven Brakman, Harry Garretsen, Charles van Marrewijk
initially spreading is the only stable equilibrium, then agglomeration and spreading are both stable equilibria, and finally only agglomeration is a stable equilib— rium.
by Hsiang-Chuan Liu, Wen-Pei Sung, Wenli Yao
Cheng-Bing Li, Yi Zhang, Min Li & Xi-Lu Li Keywords: 1 INTRODUCTION Urban agglomeration is a special form of regional spatial organization arising from the process of urbanization, which is one or two or even more than two cities as the ...
Mineral Beneficiation (2011)
A Concise Basic Course by D.V. Subba Rao
Agglomeration is a method of bringing the fine particles of ore together and agglomerates them into lumps of suitable size and...
Agglomeration is the ultimate method in preparing the feed for metallurgical furnaces.
by Charlie Karlsson, Börje Johansson, Roger Stough
Industrial agglomeration is the tendency of firms within an industry, or sectors thereof, to form geographic clusters, often in urbanized regions. Armstrong and Taylor (2000) define a localized industry as a spatial concentration of firms and ...
by Mika Sillanpää, Thuy-Duong Pham, Reena Amatya Shrestha
Acoustic agglomeration is a process in which high intensity sound waves produce relative motion and collisions among fine particles suspended in gaseous media. In an acoustic field, fine particles suspended in the air will migrate to the ...
The Making of a World City (2014)
London 1991 to 2021 by Greg Clark
Indeed, London's functionality as an urban agglomeration is a product of networked relations in a range of business sectors throughout the region. The agglomeration has become the economic engine of the UK. But the regionalist impulse ...
by Mary Amiti, Christopher A. Pissarides
The force against agglomeration is the existence of trade costs. At zero trade costs, regions that can trade always specialize. Whereas, when there are positive trade costs, they may or may not specialize, depending on the values taken by ...
Fundamentals and Applications by Michael L. Free
Agglomeration is a technique used to increase the permeability and to distribute the leaching reagent. It is accomplished by mixing ore with water and a binder. The ore is mixed with water and binder in a mill or by conveyance and stacking.
AP Human Geography 2017-2018 (2017)
by Kelly Swanson
Agglomeration Agglomeration is the centralization of features of an industry for the mutual benefit of ...
Local Economic Development (2008)
Analysis, Practices, and Globalization by John P. Blair, Michael C. Carroll
Intraurban agglomeration is an important aspect of the CBD's attractions, and the same set of forces can cause subcenters to develop beyond the CBD. A medical complex of several square blocks is an example of a specialized cluster.
Regional and Local Development in Tolna County, Hungary by Nórbert Pap
BRIEF CHARACTERISATION OF SZEKSZÁRD, THE CAPITAL CITY OF TOLNA COUNTY The Szekszárd agglomeration is an integral part of the Szekszárd statistical micro-region, and is located at the micro region's centre. Szekszárd covers ...
by Shenggen Fan, Ravi Kanbur, Shang-Jin Wei, Xiaobo Zhang
Industrial agglomeration is a ubiquitous phenomenon in China. On the one hand, a large number of industrial parks and zones have been created by central and local governments. Enterprises have gathered in these parks and zones, which ...
by Daniel Felsenstein, Eike W. Schamp, Arie Shachar
The agglomeration is a node in a wider network with no unique ties to the Surrounding area. Aside from the standard input-output linkages and regional expenditureinduced patterns of development that are likely to occur in the immediate ...
Regional Planning in India (1983)
by Mahesh Chand, V.K. Puri
Agglomeration refers to an advantage or cheapening of production due to the concentration of industry. Here the reference is mainly to external economies. The opposite tendency of deglomeration leads to a cheapening of production due to ...
Multinational Corporations and Global Governments by N. Anguelov
Industrial agglomeration refers to the creation and proliferation of industrial clusters internationally. This diffusion has increased competition across many diverse markets. In the new economy, clusters occur because certain productivity gains ...
by G.P. Gallios, Kostas A. Matis
Introduction Agglomeration is defined as any method of size enlargement or fine particle consolidation. Agglomeration is an extremely important process in a variety of industries such as mineral processing, fertilizer, cement, pharmaceutical, ...
by Suvendu Bhattacharya
Agglomeration is a physical phenomenon and can be described as the sticking of particulate solids, which is caused by short-range physical or chemical forces among the particles. This phenomenon is enhanced by selecting appropriate ...
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- Agglomeration Meaning
Video shows what agglomeration means. The act or process of collecting in a mass; a heaping together.. State of being collected in a mass; a mass; cluster.
- NY Times Vocabulary Challenge: Agglomeration
By: Dylan Parda, Adam Brown, and Jack McLean.
- The Y.K. Dictionary - Agglomeration
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The value of this 13-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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