cu·mu·la·tive /'kyü-myə-lə-tiv, -ˌlā-/ adj1: increasing by successive additions2: tending to prove the same pointcumulative testimony3: following in time
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
accruing, accumulative, added together, additional, additive, additory, advancing, becoming greater, becoming larger, broadening, continually increasing, enlarging, ever-widening, expanding, flourishing, growing, growing by successive additions, incremental, lengthening, multiplying, on the increase, piling up, strengthening, successively gaining in force, successively waxing in force, swelling, thriving, widening
associated concepts: cumulative criminal acts, cumulative sentences, cumulative voting
accelerating, aggravative, amplifying, augmentative, becoming more intense, boosting, concentrating, deepening, enhancing, escalating, exaggerating, extending, heightening, intensive, magnifying, maximizing, multiplying, quickening, sharpening, strengthening
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
adj.Increasing with new additions; piling up.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.