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  • Still,’ said Mr. Gradgrind, ’I need not point out to you, Louisa, that it is governed by the laws which govern lives in the aggregate.’
  • And consequently three cheers for the United Aggregate Tribunal!

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  • …and well acquainted with the grievances and wrongs of you, the injured pith and marrow of this land, and having heard you, with a noble and majestic unanimity that will make Tyrants tremble, resolve for to subscribe to the funds of the United Aggregate Tribunal, and to abide by the injunctions issued by that body for your benefit, whatever they may be — what, I ask you, will you say of that working-man, since such I must acknowledge him to be, who, at such a time, deserts his post, and…
  • Therefore, my band of brothers in a sacred bond, to which your children and your children’s children yet unborn have set their infant hands and seals, I propose to you on the part of the United Aggregate Tribunal, ever watchful for your welfare, ever zealous for your benefit, that this meeting does Resolve: That Stephen Blackpool, weaver, referred to in this placard, having been already solemnly disowned by the community of Coketown Hands, the same are free from the shame of his…

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as in: the aggregate effect Define
the combination of different, but related, things; or relating to such a thing
as in: he aggregated them Define
the act of combining different, but related quantities or things
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