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  Words related to accelerator

Related / Similar Words: throttle, throttle valve, particle accelerator, atom smasher, accelerator pedal, gas pedal, gas, gun, catalyst

 

Definition:
  • a valve that regulates the supply of fuel to the engine;
  • a scientific instrument that increases the kinetic energy of charged particles;
  • a pedal that controls the throttle valve; "he stepped on the gas";
  • (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without itself being affected;

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    Hyponyms: betatron, induction accelerator, charge-exchange accelerator, Cockcroft and Walton accelerator, Cockcroft-Walton accelerator, Cockcroft and Walton voltage multiplier, Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier, collider, cyclotron, linear accelerator, linac, biocatalyst, enzyme, platinum black

     

    Part Meronyms: fuel system, car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar, airplane, aeroplane, plane

     

    Derivational Morphology: choke, throttle, accelerate, speed, speed up, catalyze, catalyse

     

    Anagrams: root cellar

     

     
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