Definition of Acceleration in English :

Define Acceleration in English

Acceleration meaning in English

Meaning of Acceleration in English

Pronunciation of Acceleration in English

Acceleration pronunciation in English

Pronounce Acceleration in English

Acceleration

see synonyms of acceleration

1. acceleration

an increase in rate of change

Example Sentences:
'modern science caused an acceleration of cultural change'

2. acceleration, quickening, speedup

the act of accelerating; increasing the speed

3. acceleration

(physics) a rate of increase of velocity

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Acceleration

see synonyms of acceleration
noun
1. 
the act of accelerating or the state of being accelerated
2. 
the rate of increase of speed or the rate of change of velocity
. Symbol: a
3. 
the power to accelerate
. Symbol: a

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Acceleration

see synonyms of acceleration
noun
1. 
an accelerating or being accelerated
2. 
the rate of change in the velocity of a moving body
abbrev. a

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Acceleration

see synonyms of acceleration
n.
1.
a. The act of accelerating.
b. The process of being accelerated.
2. Abbr. a Physics The rate of change of velocity with respect to time.

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