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ac·cel·er·a·tion
[ak-sel-uh-rey-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
the act of accelerating; increase of speed or velocity.
2.
a change in velocity.
3.
Mechanics. the time rate of change of velocity with respect to magnitude or direction; the derivative of velocity with respect to time.
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