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Definition of the noun agglomeration

What does agglomeration mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: agglomerations

  1. a jumbled collection or mass
  2. the act of collecting in a mass; the act of agglomerating

Alternative definition of the noun agglomeration


  1. The act or process of collecting in a mass; a heaping together.
  2. State of being collected in a mass; a mass; cluster.
  3. [geography] An extended city area comprising the built-up area of a central city and any suburbs linked by continuous urban area.

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Google previewThe Formation of Hydrocarbon Deposits in the North African Basins (2006)

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...

Google previewSustainable Heavy Metal Remediation (2017)

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...

Google previewHandbook of Regional Innovation and Growth (2011)

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 ...

Google previewThe New Introduction to Geographical Economics (2009)

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.

Google previewComputer, Intelligent Computing and Education Technology (2014)

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 ...

Google previewMineral 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.

Google previewEntrepreneurship and Dynamics in the Knowledge Economy (2006)

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 ...

Google previewUltrasound Technology in Green Chemistry (2011)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewTrade and Industrial Location with Heterogeneous Labor (2004)

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 ...

Google previewHydrometallurgy (2013)

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.

Google previewAP Human Geography 2017-2018 (2017)

by Kelly Swanson

Agglomeration Agglomeration is the centralization of features of an industry for the mutual benefit of ...

Google previewLocal 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.

Google previewTolna--a Rural Area in Central-Europe (2007)

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 ...

Google previewThe Oxford Companion to the Economics of China (2014)

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 ...

Google previewEmerging Nodes in the Global Economy: Frankfurt and Tel Aviv Compared (2013)

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 ...

Google previewRegional 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 ...

Google previewPolicy and Political Theory in Trade Practice (2014)

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 ...

Google previewMineral Processing and the Environment (2013)

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, ...

Google previewConventional and Advanced Food Processing Technologies (2014)

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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Small photo of ROME, ITALY - 15 APRIL 2017 - The suggestive popular Garbatella quarter in Ostiense district, an agglomeration in Rococo style with gardens and the famous modern bridge named Settimia SpizzichinoSmall photo of ROME, ITALY - 15 APRIL 2017 - The suggestive popular Garbatella quarter in Ostiense district, an agglomeration in Rococo style with gardens and the famous modern bridge named Settimia SpizzichinoSmall photo of ROME, ITALY - 15 APRIL 2017 - The suggestive popular Garbatella quarter in Ostiense district, an agglomeration in Rococo style with gardens and the famous modern bridge named Settimia SpizzichinoSmall photo of ROME, ITALY - 15 APRIL 2017 - The suggestive popular Garbatella quarter in Ostiense district, an agglomeration in Rococo style with gardens and the famous modern bridge named Settimia SpizzichinoSmall photo of Cluster building composition/Abstract bird's view city buildings agglomeration of all shapes and colors. New York, NY, United States, June 30, 2010.Small photo of MODERN AGGLOMERATION - Modern public transport in a large city of PoznanSmall photo of Bangkok, Thailand, April 08, 2018 : Agglomeration of Royal Enfield motorcycle at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani Exhibition and Convention Center on Bangkok International Motor Show. More...

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