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German translation of “accelerate”

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accelerate

verb /əkˈseləreit/
to increase speed
beschleunigen
The driver accelerated to pass the other car.
to make (something) happen sooner
beschleunigen
Worry accelerated his death.
acceleration noun
die Beschleunigung
accelerator noun a pedal, lever etc that controls the speed or acceleration of a machine.
der Gaspedal
(Definition of accelerate from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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