acceleratory

accelerative

[ak-sel-uh-rey-tiv, -er-uh-tiv]
adjective
tending to accelerate; increasing the velocity of.
Also, acceleratory [ak-sel-er-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] .


Origin:
1745–55; accelerate + -ive

nonaccelerative, adjective
nonacceleratory, adjective
unaccelerative, adjective
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accelerate (ækˈsɛləˌreɪt)
 
vb
1.  to go, occur, or cause to go or occur more quickly; speed up
2.  (tr) to cause to happen sooner than expected
3.  (tr) to increase the velocity of (a body, reaction, etc); cause acceleration
 
[C16: from Latin accelerātus, from accelerāre to go faster, from ad- (intensive) + celerāre to hasten, from celer swift]
 
ac'celerable
 
adj
 
ac'celerative
 
adj
 
ac'celeratory
 
adj

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