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cumulative
used in The Mill on the Floss

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increased by a series of additions over time
  • For Mr. Tulliver was in a position neither new nor striking, but, like other every-day things, sure to have a cumulative effect that will be felt in the long run: he was held to be a much more substantial man than he really was.
    1.8 -- Book 1 Chapter 8 -- Mr. Tulliver Shows His Weaker Side (16% in)

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