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Adjective: conglomerate  kun'gló-mu-rut
  1. Composed of heterogeneous elements gathered into a mass
    "the conglomerate peoples of New England"
Noun: conglomerate  kun'gló-mu-rut
  1. A composite rock made up of particles of varying size
    - pudding stone
  2. A group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
    - empire
Verb: conglomerate  kun'gló-mu-rut
  1. Collect in one place, esp. growing to a large number or quantity
    - accumulate, cumulate, pile up, gather, amass
  2. Combine together into a larger corporation

Derived forms: conglomerated, conglomerates, conglomerating

See also: combined

Type of: corp, corporation, increase, rock, stone

Encyclopedia: Conglomerate