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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

1 The process of cementing or binding together of soil particles into an aggregate.

2 A method by which ice crystals grow around nuclei in the atmosphere,...

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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

1 The process of cementing or binding together of soil particles into an aggregate.

2 A method by which ice crystals grow around nuclei in the atmosphere,...

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Overview page. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

1 Assembly of particles, generally in dry, stable form, i.e., an aggregate, such as coal gas production from coal. A similar process in liquids leads to coagulation or...

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Overview page. Subjects: Economics.

The process of summing individual values into a total value. Aggregate demand is the sum of demand from individual economic agents, and the aggregate capital stock is the sum of capital...

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Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

The group of animals that forms when individuals are attracted to an environmental resource to which each responds independently. The term does not imply any social organization.

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Overview page. Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

The netting of assets and liabilities between counterparties in the case of default or early termination of an agreement.

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Overview page. Subjects: Education.

The adding together of marks awarded for separate pieces of a student's assessed work within an assessment scheme. In national curriculum testing or on a programme of study made up of a...

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Overview page. Subjects: Politics.

This term refers to the conversion of political demands into alternative courses of action, usually by political parties. It formed part of the structural functionalist approach to the...

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Overview page. Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

A term used in cloud physics for the process by which ice crystals or snowflakes grow by colliding and adhering to one another.

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David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 103 words.

A group of animals that forms as a result of individuals being independently attracted to a particular environmental feature, such

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David McFarland.

in A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 103 words.

A group of animals that forms as a result of individuals being independently attracted to a particular environmental feature, such

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