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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

- velocity) and travels in a straight line at increasing speeds, it is accelerating in the direction of travel. If the car turns, an acceleration occurs...
- The accelerating expansion of the universe is the observation that the universe appears to be expanding at an increasing rate, so that the velocity at...
- Heartbeats Accelerating is the sixth album by Kate & Anna McGarrigle, released in 1990. It was their first album in eight years, after Love Over and Over...
- exponentially accelerating technological change in the science fiction novel Marooned in Realtime (1986), set in a world of rapidly accelerating progress leading...
- This means that the accelerating D's of a cyclotron can be driven at a constant frequency by a radio frequency (RF) accelerating power source, as the...
- surp****ed only by 1933's Hurricane Two. This intensity was short-lived, as accelerating low-level flow imparted shear on the cyclone and caused it to weaken...
- products provide labor savings, more consistent quality, and possibly accelerated construction processes. Lesser-used construction methods have gained...
- decay-accelerating factor (CD55) in human malignancies and cancer therapy". Cell. Oncol. 28 (5-6): 223–32. PMID 17167176.  Decay-Accelerating+Factor...
- Vieques and Fajardo, though it was slightly weaker. Hugo began to accelerate to the northwest soon after exiting eastern Puerto Rico. On September...
- major global transport hub for p****engers and cargo. Oil revenue helped accelerate the early development of the city, but its reserves are limited and production...
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