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Definition of Accelerating

Accelerating
Accelerate Ac*cel"er*ate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accelerated; p. pr. & vb. n. Accelerating.] [L. acceleratus, p. p. of accelerare; ad + celerare to hasten; celer quick. See Celerity.] 1. To cause to move faster; to quicken the motion of; to add to the speed of; -- opposed to retard. 2. To quicken the natural or ordinary progression or process of; as, to accelerate the growth of a plant, the increase of wealth, etc. 3. To hasten, as the occurence of an event; as, to accelerate our departure. Accelerated motion (Mech.), motion with a continually increasing velocity. Accelerating force, the force which causes accelerated motion. --Nichol. Syn: To hasten; expedite; quicken; dispatch; forward; advance; further.

Meaning of Accelerating from wikipedia

- reference) and travels in a straight line at increasing speeds, it is accelerating in the direction of travel. If the vehicle turns, an acceleration occurs...
- exponentially accelerating technological change in the science fiction novel Marooned in Realtime (1986), set in a world of rapidly accelerating progress leading...
- Accelerated Reader (AR) is software for K-12 schools for monitoring the practice of reading. It was developed by Renaissance Learning, Inc. There are...
- The accelerating expansion of the universe is the observation that the expansion of the universe is such that the velocity at which a distant galaxy is...
- decay-accelerating factor (CD55) in human malignancies and cancer therapy". Cell. Oncol. 28 (5–6): 223–32. PMC 4618202. PMID 17167176. Decay-Accelerating+Factor...
- To accelerate is to have acceleration: the rate of change of velocity of an object with respect to time. Accelerate may also refer to: Accelerate (Jump5...
- Non-accelerating inflation rate of unemployment (NAIRU) is a theoretical level of unemployment below which inflation would be expected to rise. It was...
- AMP (originally an acronym for Accelerated Mobile Pages) is an open source HTML framework developed by the AMP Open Source Project. It was originally...
- The Accelerated Dragon (or Accelerated Fianchetto) is a chess opening variation of the Sicilian Defence that begins with the moves: 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 Nc6...
- In computing, a keyboard shortcut is a series of one or several keys that invoke a software program to perform a preprogrammed action. This action may...
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