Meaning of CUMULATIVE in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ kju:mjʊlətɪv ]
If a series of events have a cumulative effect, each event makes the effect greater.
It is simple pleasures, such as a walk on a sunny day, which have a cumulative effect on our mood...
His administration was plagued by one petty scandal after another, cumulatively very damaging.
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006