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Definition of the adjective accelerative

What does accelerative mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. tending to increase velocity

Alternative definition of the adjective accelerative


  1. Relating to acceleration; adding to velocity; quickening.

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Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

Wherefore the accelerative force of 4 is expressed by **E=#4 . . . 1 the elasticity of common air being denoted by TSF' If, 1 - - - →r——or, expresses the accelerative force which imy however, the latter be expressed by unity, the former will q r—f q Let the normals ...

Google previewThe Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences. In which the Whole Circle of Human Learning is Explained, and the Difficulties Attending the Acquisition of Every Art, Whether Liberal Or Mechanical, are Removed, in the Most Easy and Familiar Manner ... (1766)

by Temple Henry Croker, Samuel Clark, Thomas Williams, John Coote (Londres), William Smith (Dublin), James Fletcher (Londres)

ACCELERATIVE ouantity of Centripetal Force, in philosophy, is the measure ...

Google previewDekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2004)

by James A. Schwarz, Cristian I. Contescu, Karol Putyera

This mechanism is called "accelerative mechanism." Saffman and Turner'13' derived the ...

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1819)

Including the Latest Improvement and Discovery and the Present States of Every Branch of Human Knowledge by George Gregory

But v is always = v 4 gfs, the velocity generated by any accelerative force f in describing the space s; which being compared with the former, it - to N gives s = {d, when f is - – -; that is, the greatest velocity ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

would, when it was just put in motion, continue that motion without any acceleration, and therefore the accelerative force must then have been equal to the friction, and not when the moving force of 6 oz. was applied. From these experiments it appears, how very confiderable the cohesion was in proportion to ...

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2004)

by Robert Jean Campbell

See accelerative. DRO Differential reinforcement of other behavior. See accelerative. dromolepsy A short spurt of running occurring just prior to and generally ending in an epileptic attack. By many it is believed to be the beginning of the attack. It is known also as procursive epilepsy. dromomania An abnormal impulse to travel; used by Hirschfeld to denote the desire to escape from a disagreeable sexual situation. It is also known as uagabond neurosis. dromophohia Fear of (running ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)

Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (Lexicographer)

AccELERATIVE, ak-sel'le-ra-tiv, a. Increasing the velocity ...

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Accelerative Meaning

Video shows what accelerative means. Relating to acceleration; adding to velocity; quickening.. accelerative pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by ...

Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1L1E1R1A1T1I1V4E1

The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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