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Definition of the adjective accumulative
What does accumulative mean as an attribute of a noun?
- increasing by successive addition
- marked by acquiring or amassing
- example: we live in an accumulative society
- similar: acquisitive
Alternative definition of the adjective accumulative
- Characterized by accumulation; serving to collect or amass; cumulative; additional.
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by John Jane Smith Wharton
ACCUMULATIVE LEGACIES. The doctrine as to these (professedly borrowed from the Civil Law), seems to be, that where the same specific thing is given twice , or, where in the same mill, a like sum or quantity is given for the same cause, ...
by Robert Hartwell Fiske
accumulative cumulative. • The proportions reflect accumulative information as one reads the table from left to right. The proportions reflect ...
A Dictionary of Discriminated Synonyms with Antonyms and Analogous and Contrasted Words by Merriam-Webster, Inc
cumulative Con compact, *close: *easy, light, facile cumulative, accumulative, additive, summative are comparable when meaning increasing or produced by the addition of like or assimilable things. Something is cumulative which is constantly ...
by Adrian Room
account see accord accumulative/cumulative Accumulative relates to something that accumulates or gets greater by being gradually added to: 'The funds were earning accumulative interest.' Cumulative means basically the same, but often ...
by Arthur English
Accumulative. Cumulative ; heaping up ; additional. Accumulative ...
A Dictionary of Law Terms, Explainging the Technical Words and Phrases Employed in the Several Departments of Law (1885)
With a Glossary of Indian Judicial and Revenue Terms
ACCUMULATIVE JUDGMENT. If a person already under sentence for a crime be convicted of ...
by Fellow of the British Academy and Senior Research Fellow Jeremy Butterfield, Jeremy Butterfield
cumulative, accumulative are both used in the meaning 'formed or increasing by successive additions', ...
by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi
After moving the mask on the whole image, a first signature shows the accumulative occurrences of the direction after the mask reaches the end of the image. As a sample signature for this signature prototype and after applying the forward ...
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Video shows what accumulative means. Characterized by accumulation; serving to collect or amass; cumulative; additional.. Having a propensity to amass; ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3U1M3U1L1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 12-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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