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decelerate

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌdiːˈsel.ər.eɪt/  us   /-ə.reɪt/
to reduce the speed that a vehicle is travelling at: The car decelerated at the sight of the police car. to happen or make something happen more slowly
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Translations of “decelerate”
in Arabic يَتباطأ…
in Korean 천천히 움직이다…
in Malaysian memperlahankan…
in French ralentir…
in Italian decelerare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減低速度, 減速…
in Vietnamese giảm tốc độ…
in Spanish reducir la velocidad…
in Portuguese desacelerar, reduzir a velocidade…
in Thai ช้าลง…
in German verlangsamen…
in Catalan alentir-se…
in Japanese スピードを落とす…
in Indonesian memperlambat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 降低速度, 减速…
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