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aggregate

 [ag´rĕ-gat]
individuals, families, or other groupings who are associated because of similar social, personal, health care, or other needs or interests.

ag·gre·gate

(ag'rĕ-gāt),
1. To unite or come together in a mass or cluster.
2. The total of individual units making up a mass or cluster.
[L. ag-grego, pp. -atus, to add to, fr. grex (greg-), a flock]

aggregate

/ag·gre·gate/
1. (ag´rĕ-gāt) to crowd or cluster together.
2. (ag´rĕ-git) crowded or clustered together.
3. (ag´rĕ-git) a mass or assemblage.

aggregate

[ag′rəgāt]
Etymology: L, ad + gregare, to gather together
1 the total of a group of substances or components making up a mass or complex. Data on individual patients can be aggregated to allow conclusions about the patient population to be made.
2 See aggregation.

Aggregate

Epidemiology A group of persons who share one or more traits or characteristics without necessarily having had any direct social connection.
Examples All female doctors; all European cities with populations over 20,000; all coal miners.
Zoology A group of species within a genus, but not a subgenus; a group of subspecies, often written within brackets.

ag·gre·gate

(ag'rĕ-gāt)
1. To unite or come together in a mass or cluster.
2. The total of individual units making up a mass or cluster.
[L. ag-grego, pp. -atus, to add to, fr. grex (greg-), a flock]
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New trends in construction aggregates such as manufactured sand, and recycled aggregates, along with rising investment in infrastructure globally are driving growth of the global construction aggregates market; whereas high transportation costs, stringent zoning regulations, seasonal factors, and rising energy costs are expected to act as restraints to growth of the global construction aggregates market.
The Kearl aggregate operation will be fully controlled by Athabasca Minerals, enabling the corporation to benefit from the full market value on all sales of aggregates, including processing and delivery.
CMRA members testified in front of various committees and talked with legislators to gain support for the bill, which will increase the use of recycled aggregates in the state.
In keeping with the Committee's usual procedures under the Humphrey-Hawkins Act, the ranges would be reviewed at midyear, or sooner if deemed necessary, in light of the behavior of the aggregates and ongoing economic and financial developments.
UTSW will provide preclinical and clinical direction in the development of this platform nanoparticle aggregate technology as a standard of care for chemically burned tissue regeneration.
Synopsis This report provides detailed market analysis, information, trends, issues and insights into the global construction aggregates market, including: -- The regional and global construction aggregates market's growth prospects by category -- Analysis of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, North America, Latin America and European markets separately with country level data -- Critical insight into the impact of the market through comparative analysis of country level data -- Company profiles of key companies operating in the construction aggregates industry Summary The global construction aggregates market valued over US$99 billion in 2012, of which the Asia-Pacific region constituted a 42.
Sand excavated alongside the clay has traditionally been used to back-fill quarries, but once the plant becomes operational next year, WBB plans to introduce it into existing aggregates markets as well as to look for value-added applications.
In keeping with the practice at meetings when the Committee considers its long-run ranges for the money and debt aggregates, the members of the Committee and the Federal Reserve Bank presidents not currently serving as members provided specific projections of the growth in real and nominal GNP, the rate of unemployment, and the rate of inflation for 1991 and 1992.
NEW YORK -- Overall aggregate access line erosion was 1.
Synopsis This report provides detailed market analysis, information, trends, issues and insights into the global construction aggregates market, including: - The regional and global construction aggregates market's growth prospects by category - Analysis of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, North America, Latin America and European markets separately with country level data - Critical insight into the impact of the market through comparative analysis of country level data - Company profiles of key companies operating in the construction aggregates industry
The aggregates used to produce PCC pavement and structural PCC for buildings will have similar, if not the same, aggregate used.
Wachal has made friends with the contractor community that is the ultimate customer for secondary aggregates.

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