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decelerate

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌdiːˈsel.ər.eɪt/ us    /-ə.reɪt/
to reduce the speed that a vehicle is travelling at: The car decelerated at the sight of the police car. to happen or make something happen more slowly
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Translations of “decelerate”
in Spanish reducir la velocidad…
in Korean 천천히 움직이다…
in Arabic يَتباطأ…
in Portuguese desacelerar, reduzir a velocidade…
in French ralentir…
in German verlangsamen…
in Catalan alentir-se…
in Japanese スピードを落とす…
in Italian decelerare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減低速度, 減速…
in Chinese (Simplified) 降低速度, 减速…
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