Definition of aggregate adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



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BrE BrE//ˈæɡrɪɡət//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈæɡrɪɡət//
[only before noun] (economics or sport) made up of several amounts that are added together to form a total number aggregate demand/investment/turnover (British English) an aggregate win over their rivals
Word Originlate Middle English: from Latin aggregat- ‘herded together’, from the verb aggregare, from ad- ‘towards’ + grex, greg- ‘a flock’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: aggregate