An example of conglomerate is a large corporation which was formed after the merger of many smaller corporations.
An example of conglomerate is a rock with many different minerals contained in its structure.
A conglomerate of color, passion, and artistry.
Origin of conglomerate
- Latin conglomerāre conglomerāt- com- com- glomerāre to wind into a ball (from glomus glomer- ball)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- Latin conglomeratus, past participle of conglomerare (“to roll together”).