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cumulative

(Increasing), adjective accruing, added together, additional, additive, additory, becoming greater, becoming larger, broadening, continually increasing, enlarging, flourishing, growing, growing by successive additions, incremental, lengthening, multiplying, on the increase, pillng up, strengthening, successively gaining in force, successively waxing in force, swelling, thriving, widening
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cumulative

(Intensifying), adjective accelerating, aggravative, amplifying, augmentative, becoming more innense, boosting, concentrating, deepening, enhancing, exaggerating, extending, heightening, intensive, magnifying, maximizing, multiplying, quickening, strengthening

CUMULATIVE. Forming a heap; additional; as, cumulative evidence, or that which goes to prove the same point which has been established by other evidence. Cumulative legacy, or accumulative legacy, is a second bequest, given by the same testator to the same legatee. 2 Rop. Log. 19,. See 1 Saund. 134, n. 4; Remedy.

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