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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “accretion”

accretion

noun [C or U]     /əˈkriː.ʃən/ formal
gradual increase or growth by the addition of new layers or parts
堆積,積聚;逐漸的增加,增大
The fund was increased by the accretion of new shareholders .
由於新股東的逐漸加入,資金增加了。
The room hadn't been cleaned for years and showed several accretions of dirt and dust .
房間多年沒有打掃,積了厚厚的灰塵。
Increasing and intensifying
(Definition of accretion noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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