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cu·mu·la·tive

(kyū'myū-lă-tiv),
Tending to accumulate or pile up, as with certain drugs that may have a cumulative effect.

cumulative

/cu·mu·la·tive/ (ku´mu-lah-tiv) increasing by successive additions, the total being greater than the expected sum of its parts.

cumulative

[kyo̅o̅′myəlā′tiv]
Etymology: L, cumulare, to pile on
increasing by incremental steps with an eventual total that may exceed the expected result.

cu·mu·la·tive

(kyūm'yŭ-lă-tiv)
Tending to accumulate or pile up, as with certain drugs that may have a cumulative effect.

cumulative,

adj increasing in effect.
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Cumulatively, Los Angeles, Ventura, Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties showed an increase of 20 business expansions, from 370 in 2000 to 390 last year, according to the Los Angeles Economic Development Corp.
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And it loses some of its cumulatively mordant atmosphere when pared down this way.
Cumulatively, the ARG team has amassed more than 20 years of experience across a wide variety of business areas including strategic market analysis and securities trading, corporate research, technology consulting, and direct mail/internet marketing.
Uprooted by continuing defense cutbacks, the Marines serve with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 764 and Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 769 - cumulatively known as Marine Aircraft Group 46 Detachment Bravo - which had to find a new home with the closure this spring of El Toro Marine Corps Air Station in Orange County.
85 million shares, cumulatively worth about Dh62 million were traded on the Dubai stock market yesterday, which were lower than Monday.
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Cumulatively the Basins have produced more than 5 billion barrels of oil and 50 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.