Noun(1) a composite rock made up of particles of varying size(2) a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
Verb(1) collect or gather
Adjective(1) composed of heterogeneous elements gathered into a mass
(1) Spinning is done by a conglomerate of home based as well as on site handcraft spinners located in the city of Melo, Uruguay.(2) The conglomerate owners ordered heavy cuts in news budgets, and the networks decided they could save money by becoming partners instead of competitors in gathering exit poll data.(3) We coded product extension and conglomerate acquisitions as diversifying acquisitions.(4) I read a quote from a major US media conglomerate executive yesterday that ├ö├ç├┐The line between news and entertainment is blurring├ö├ç├û.(5) It also offered the benefit of controlling for potential confounding effects of conglomerate firms.(6) The lower Spring Valley Member consists of fluvial to shallow-water sedimentary rocks including conglomerate , sandstone, shale, banded iron formation and localized stromatolitic limestone.(7) The current international scene is so dominated by conglomerate thinking and similarity between brand profiles that it is hard to find an original point of view.(8) Thus, conglomerate firms grew faster than other firms in the 1960s.(9) In other words, one could see the problem of conglomerate media ownership as threatening at least the process of sending, receiving, and imparting information, if not more aspects of communication.(10) This is especially true in economic matters, where reporters are understandably prone to self-censor criticism of their conglomerate owners.(11) It's a conglomerate of all of my friends and I thrown together.(12) Bands of sheared sandstone, mudstone, and conglomerate locally form broken units indicating deformation prior to full lithification of sediment, consistent with an accretionary complex origin.(13) That's equal to 40% of the conglomerate 's senior management team.(14) It's not the case that it's been trampled by big conglomerate multinationals.(15) It's a conglomerate of three houses opened to one another and built in the old style - with arches, tufa (soft volcanic stone) and many stairs.(16) However, the exoneration of the conglomerate owners is drawing strong protests from civic activists, supported by some in the legal community.
1. corporation ::
2. mixture ::
3. pudding stone ::
4. empire ::
5. coalesce ::
7. aggregate ::
conglomerate, conglomerated, conglomerates, conglomerating
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