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accumulate

verb [I, T]
 
 
/əˈkjuːmjəleɪt/
to increase in amount over a period of time, or to make something increase over a period of time: The chemicals accumulate in your body. to accumulate wealth/debtsCollecting and amassingIncreasing and intensifying
accumulation
 
 
/əˌkjuːmjəˈleɪʃən/ noun [U]
Translations of “accumulate”
in Vietnamese thu gom…
in Spanish acumularse…
in Thai สะสม…
in Malaysian berlonggok…
in French (s’)accumuler…
in German sich anhäufen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 積累, 積聚, 積攢…
in Indonesian terkumpul…
in Russian накапливать(ся)…
in Turkish biriktirmek, artırmak, tasarruf etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 积累, 积聚, 积攒…
in Polish gromadzić (się)…
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