Definition of clustered in English:

clustered

adjective

  • 1attributive Growing or situated in a group.

    ‘the spires and clustered roofs of the old town’
    • ‘A distributed, clustered storage architecture changes the way storage is deployed and managed across the enterprise.’
    • ‘Hierarchical regression models are particularly useful in modelling observations with a hierarchical or clustered structure, such as patients in different hospitals or pupils in different schools.’
    • ‘The priests quickly gathered into a tight clustered circle, all of them chanting in unison.’
    • ‘He said the new language will help software developers exploit both parallel programming techniques and the locality of data in a large clustered system.’
    • ‘The researchers consider that the clustered, non-random nature of the ill health in the region suggests an external cause.’
    • ‘Modern methods of mechanical harvesting have attracted attention to the conveniently clustered arrangement of fruit on the boughs of certain clones.’
    • ‘Testing applications in clustered environments can quickly multiply capacity requirements and delay development schedules.’
    • ‘The study used a clustered sampling design for the questionnaire sample, selecting truck yards rather than randomly selecting commercial vehicle drivers.’
    • ‘Can you afford to replicate a clustered production environment for development and testing environments?’
    • ‘This area of South Kilkenny is noted for the number of clustered farm villages and the number of thatched roofs which still predominate.’
    • ‘In some cases, structured, paneled cubicles are giving way to clustered workstations separated by screen or canvas partitions that can be slid aside to facilitate teamwork.’
    • ‘While large cities have always been busy, crowded places, New York was more so because of all the thousands of people who worked in the clustered skyscraper buildings.’
    • ‘The clustered environment must maintain the consistency and integrity of the file system itself.’
    • ‘Synchronous hardware (coupled with a clustered front end) can provide zero data loss and less than minutes of downtime - but at a significant cost.’
    • ‘Investment capital is channelled through traditional networks of property developers rather than into the high-growth, clustered technology industries that can create genuine wealth.’
    • ‘Twenty minutes later, the great kasbah appeared, set in a patchwork of irrigated fields and surrounded by the clustered houses of the village.’
    • ‘In addition, data and applications often span across distributed or clustered servers and storage.’
    • ‘Some extended families may live in fenced compounds or clustered housing arrangements that house multiple family units.’
    aggregate, agglomerate, amassed, gathered, combined
    View synonyms
    1. 1.1Architecture (of pillars, columns, or shafts) positioned close together, or disposed around or half-detached from a pier.
      • ‘Recessed balconies give depth to the clustered stone towers, and there are gardens on each stepped roof.’
      • ‘From the door, the windows themselves were almost entirely obscured by the clustered pillars.’
      • ‘The white stucco ceiling undulates up to a peak of 22 ft; the walls fan out, and their pale ash panelling is overlaid by ribs of clustered birch rods.’

Pronunciation

clustered

/ˈkləstərd/