Translation of "accretion" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /əˈkriː.ʃən/ us /əˈkriː.ʃən/ formal

a gradual increase or growth by the addition of new layers or parts

acrecentamiento, adición, aditamento
The fund was increased by the accretion of new shareholders.
The room hadn’t been cleaned for years and showed several accretions of dirt and dust.

(Translation of “accretion” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)