conglobation vs conglomeration what difference

what is difference between conglobation and conglomeration

English

Etymology

con- +‎ globe +‎ -ation

Noun

conglobation (countable and uncountable, plural conglobations)

  1. Formation into a ball, globe or rounded mass.

Related terms

  • conglobate


English

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eɪʃən

Noun

conglomeration (countable and uncountable, plural conglomerations)

  1. That which consists of many previously separate parts.
    • 1853, Charles Dickens, Bleak House, ch 1:
      A sallow prisoner has come up, in custody, for the half-dozenth time to make a personal application “to purge himself of his contempt,” which, being a solitary surviving executor who has fallen into a state of conglomeration about accounts of which it is not pretended that he had ever any knowledge, he is not at all likely ever to do.
  2. An instance of conglomerating, a coming together of separate parts.

Synonyms

  • conglomerate

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