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1 a mass or quantity that has piled up or that has been gathered over a period of time
  • a vast accumulation of evidence about the dangers of smoking

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2 the act or process of becoming greater in number
  • the accumulation of leaves on the ground is proceeding at a much faster rate than my raking

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The first known use of accumulation was in the 15th century

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“Accumulation.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 27 January 2020.

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one that suddenly gains wealth or power

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