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acceleration

noun [U]
 
 
/əkˌseləˈreɪʃən/
an increase in the speed or rate of something: an acceleration in sth There has been a rapid acceleration in the rate of growth of new orders.a rapid/sharp/steady acceleration The sharp acceleration of inflation is hitting consumers hard.
Translations of “acceleration”
in Korean 가속…
in Arabic تَسريع…
in Portuguese aceleração…
in Catalan acceleració…
in Japanese 加速…
in Italian accelerazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增速,加快, 加速性能, 加速…
in Chinese (Simplified) 增速,加快, 加速性能, 加速…
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