self-accelerating

adjective
self-ac·​cel·​e·​rat·​ing | \ ˌself-ik-ˈse-lə-ˌrā-tiŋ How to pronounce self-accelerating (audio) \

Definition of self-accelerating

: accelerating by oneself or itself especially as a result of previous acceleration … the tipping point where revitalization feeds on itself, becoming self-sustaining, even self-accelerating.— Storm Cunningham

First Known Use of self-accelerating

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-accelerating.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-accelerating. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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