acceleration principle

noun

Definition of acceleration principle

: a theory in economics: an increase or decrease in income induces a corresponding but magnified change in investment

First Known Use of acceleration principle

1936, in the meaning defined above

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“Acceleration principle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acceleration%20principle. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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