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accelerator

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accelerator

noun ac·cel·er·a·tor \ik-ˈsel-ə-ˌrāt-ər, ak-\

Definition of ACCELERATOR

:  one that accelerates: as a :  a muscle or nerve that speeds the performance of an action <a cardiac accelerator> b :  a substance that speeds a chemical reaction c :  an apparatus for imparting high velocities to charged particles (as electrons)
March 04, 2015
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