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English definition of “accelerate”


verb     /əkˈseləreɪt/
DRIVE [I] to start to drive faster Increasing and decreasing speed of motionDriving and operating road vehicles
HAPPEN [I, T] to start to happen more quickly , or to make something start to happen more quickly : Inflation is likely to accelerate this year .Increasing and decreasing speed of motion
acceleration     /əkˌseləˈreɪʃən/ noun [U]
(Definition of accelerate verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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