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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cumulate  \Cu"mu*late\  (k?"m?-l?t),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p. 
  {Cumulated}  (-l?`t?d);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Cumulating} 
  (-l?`t?ng).]  [L.  cumulatus  p.  p.  of  cumulare  to  heap  up  fr 
  cumulus  a  heap.  See  {Cumber}.] 
  To  gather  or  throw  into  a  heap;  to  heap  together;  to 
  accumulate. 
 
  Shoals  of  shells,  bedded  and  cumulated  heap  upon  heap. 
  --Woodward. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cumulate 
  v  :  collect  or  gather;  "Journals  are  accumulating  in  my  office" 
  [syn:  {accumulate},  {conglomerate},  {pile  up},  {gather}, 
  {amass}] 




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