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Related / Similar Words: quickening, speedup

 

Definition:
  • the act of accelerating; increasing the speed;
  • an increase in speed; "modern science caused an acceleration of cultural change";
  • (physics) a rate of change of velocity;

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    Hyponyms: pickup, getaway, precipitation, centripetal acceleration

     

    Derivational Morphology: accelerate, speed up, speed, quicken

     

    Anagrams: crenellation, reallocation, retinal cone, antielectron, nitrocalcite, concentrical, recreational, correctional

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: akceleracija   Dutch: versnelling  
    Finnish: kiihdytys and kiihtyvyys   French: accélération  
    German: Beschleunigung   Hebrew: האצה and תאוצה  
    Interlingua: acceleration   Italian: accelerazione  
    Japanese: 加速 and 加速度   Norwegian: akselerasjon  
    Polish: przyspieszenie   Portuguese: aceleração  
    Romanian: acceleraţie   Russian: ускорение  
    Slovene: pospešek   Spanish: aceleración  
    Swedish: acceleration   Urdu: اسراع  
     
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