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Sentences with the verb accumulate

16 examples:

We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest.

We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest.
(Georg C. Lichtenberg)

It will accumulate there and in Georgia, causing power outages and major airport delays.
(NBC News Travel, )

Because they can accumulate in a magma reservoir underneath a volcano, priming it to explode.
(Science Daily - News, )

As infants, they have not lived long enough to accumulate a critical number of cancer-causing mutations.
(Science Daily - News, )

Like any insurance company, captives tend to accumulate a considerable amount of assets in reserves and surplus.
(Forbes - Business, )

Cooks are being advised not to pour cooking fat down the drain where it can accumulate causing giant 'fatbergs'.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

At present, workers must earn at least £112 a week from a single job before they can accumulate National Insurance years towards a state pension.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Having worked with many people who have saved $1 million or more, there are patterns of behavior that they all possess that have helped them to accumulate their wealth.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

I suggest the government announce a vision of repaying the debt in full by our bicentennial in 2067. It took us 43 years to accumulate the debt; we can take 53 years to repay it.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

As anesthetic gases ease pain in surgical patients, a study has found that they accumulate in the atmosphere, greatly contributing to the greenhouse effect leading to climate change.
(Tech Times - Science, )

They can accumulate to concentrations that can pose health risks to people, pets and wildlife, and improved monitoring and public health outreach is needed to address this issue, researchers say.
(Science Daily - News, )

Liverpool finished this match riding as high as the full moon over the Centenary Stand and, if they are to be denied a Champions League place, someone is going to have to accumulate a lot of points.
(The Independent - Football, )

Over eight days in London, the author managed to accumulate an astonishing amount of chocolate: truffles dusted in icing sugar, delicate chocolate-dipped fondants topped with candied flower petals and plain dark chocolate bars made from highest-quality cacao beans.
(The Vancouver Sun - Travel, )

Changes in Earth's mantle and crust allowed Greenland to accumulate its massive ice sheet over the past few million years.Bernhard Steinberger of the German Research Centre for Geosciences in Potsdam and his colleagues used various models to reconstruct past plate-tectonic activity.
(Nature, )

But when you learn that she saw and bought into the original fabulousness of a "Pharrell" Vivienne Westwood hat, wore the same dress to meet the Queen as to jump on a trampoline and managed to accumulate a joyfully eclectic and vast collection of fashion spanning three decades, then the news that her enormous 1,500 piece wardrobe is on sale at Designer Jumble in London is cause for excitement.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Negative sentences with the verb accumulate

6 examples:

If you don't speculate, you can't accumulate.
(Chinese proverb)

An individual's total balance could not accumulate over $3 million.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Glyphosate, the main ingredient in the herbicide Roundup, does not accumulate in mother's breast milk, researchers have found.
(Science Daily - News, )

Diabetic patients do not accumulate glucose well in the liver and this is one of the reasons why they suffer from hyperglycemia.
(Science Daily - News, )

Stars do not accumulate their final mass steadily, but in a series of violent events manifesting themselves as sharp stellar brightening.
(Science Daily - News, )

Using various species of the evening primrose as their model, researchers have demonstrated strong support for a theory that biologists have long promoted: Species that reproduce sexually, rather than asexually, are healthier over time, because they don't accumulate harmful mutations.
(Science Daily - News, )

Question

1 example:

Why do environmental pollutants accumulate in the cold polar regions?
(Science Daily - News, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He tried to accumulate wealth.

Car windows accumulate frost on winter mornings.

We studied the Concordance to Shakespeare to accumulate examples of alliteration.

Your impertinent attempts at national self-humilitiation have the vagary of a demented maniac, provide you with no condescension but accumulate contempt in the eyes of others and your total worthlessness is congruentially equivallent to your repugnantly low grammatic skills.

Friends come and go but enemies accumulate.
(Arthur Bloch)

Friends may come and go, but enemies accumulate.
(Thomas Jones)

Rich men accumulate money; the poor accumulate years.
(Chinese proverb)

Incremental efforts have an impact as benefits accumulate.
(Singaporean proverb)

I had years of experience that I still needed to accumulate and go through.
(Margaret Whiting)

It is more rewarding to watch money change the world than watch it accumulate.
(Gloria Steinem)

Metals often accumulate in the crust beneath volcanoes.
(Nature Geoscience, )

For Tottenham Hotspur, the achievements are starting to accumulate.
(The Independent - Football, )

Immune cells called regulatory T cells accumulate in fat during ageing.
(Nature, )

Magma reservoirs typically accumulate over hundreds to thousands of years.
(Nature Geoscience, )

Instead they appear to accumulate information before committing to a choice.
(Science Daily - News, )

Others use unsavory tactics or “gray area” practice to accumulate riches.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

It's no secret that most people accumulate wrinkles on their faces as they age.
(Fox News - Health, )

Researchers have now discovered how bubbles are able to accumulate in the magma.
(Science Daily - News, )

When it comes to investing for retirement, the obvious goal is to accumulate more.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Ageing muscles fail to accumulate regeneration-promoting regulatory T cells after injury.
(Nature Reviews Immunology, )

Speciation occurs when genetic differences between groups of individuals accumulate over time.
(Science Daily - News, )

Insects can accumulate high levels of glycerol as an adaptive response to dessication and freezing.
(Nature Communications, )

In the absence of Integrator, eRNAs remain bound to RNAPII and their primary transcripts accumulate.
(Nature, )

Google unveiled a new e-mail application, designed to help users do more than just accumulate messages.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

This work provides a detailed insight into how methanotrophs accumulate copper for the oxidation of methane.
(Nature, )

Ottawa should accumulate a special fund in advance of any housing crisis to backstop insurance payouts: study.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

The research shows how the expression of a protein causes mutations to accumulate in actively replicating DNA.
(Science Daily - News, )

The somatic mutations present in the genome of a cell accumulate over the lifetime of a multicellular organism.
(Nature, )

Many fear "not being able to accumulate enough assets to retire with a life of dignity," financial expert says.
(USA Today - Money, )

Problems continue to accumulate for the deeply troubled medical laboratory company Health Diagnostic Laboratory.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The new dashboard will accumulate data analytics about Tweets with pictures, videos, content previews, and links.
(ZDNet US, )

We might accumulate miles with credit cards, but it's really the business traveler who is the airlines' BFF, not us.
(Catharine Hamm in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

A cancer-prone mutation of the gene RECQ4 causes its corresponding enzyme, RECQ4, to accumulate in the mitochondria.
(Science Daily - News, )

Weight gain does come more easily as people age, and it tends to accumulate in the abdomen, increasing health risks.
(NBC Today, )

When filled with chemotherapy drugs, these clusters accumulate in tumors, producing dramatically therapeutic benefits.
(Science Daily - News, )

As they begin to accumulate wealth and property they also need better insurance plans to protect their material items.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

As Valentine's Day fades into the past, you may be noticing a surfeit of petals accumulate around your vase of flowers.
(Science Daily - News, )

Ashwell Prince scores 230 to help Lancashire accumulate an imposing first-innings lead against Derbyshire at Southport.
(BBC Sport - Cricket, )

Clearing out senescent cells that accumulate in the body with aging has extended lifespan, as shown in an animal study.
(Tech Times - Health, )

Copper ore deposits accumulate at relatively shallow depths in the crust, but it is unclear how the metal is transported.
(Nature Geoscience, )

Steroidal glycoalkaloids (SGAs) accumulate in solanaceous plants and contribute to plant defence but are toxic to humans.
(Nature Communications, )

During colorectal inflammation and cancer, myeloid cells accumulate in the spleen and suppress the host immunity response.
(Nature Communications, )

For years, China’s exports have helped the country accumulate piles of foreign currency reserves, especially US dollars.
(Forbes - Business, )

She points out that Co2 has a long life span in the atmosphere and because it is not breaking down it continues to accumulate.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

As a strummy song plays, sepia-colored photographs accumulate on screen of fathers doing adorable things with their young sons.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

For hibernating mammals, the pre-winter months are a race against time to accumulate enough energy reserves to last until spring.
(Science Daily - News, )

The idea behind the survey is that cities will continue to accumulate wealth only if they can attract the best and the brightest.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The findings help scientists understand how mutations accumulate in damaged cells and eventually lead to the development of cancer.
(Science Daily - News, )

Biofouling is the process by which barnacles, muscles, oysters, and tubeworms accumulate on the bottom of boats and other surfaces.
(Science Daily - News, )

Guarantee fees are fees that the GSEs charge in order to accumulate funds to pay for losses they incur arising from mortgage default.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The tumour suppressor p16INK4A is expressed by senescent cells, which accumulate in tissues over time, and might have a role in ageing.
(Nature Reviews Cancer, )

Beginning next year, United frequent fliers will accumulate awards miles based on the cost of a ticket, not on the number of miles flown.
(Catharine Hamm in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Researchers have learned how a mutation in the gene for superoxide dismutase 1, which causes ALS, leads cells to accumulate damaged materials.
(Science Daily - News, )

Experts say that parabens from make-up accumulate throughout the day within the pores and the epidermal layer, which wreaks havoc with our skin.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

The tremendous amounts of lava that are emitted during super-eruptions accumulate over millions of years prior to the event in the Earth's crust.
(Science Daily - News, )

As the opening of next month's Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, approaches, the controversies surrounding the games seem to accumulate by the day.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A new study confirms fears that forest fires near Chernobyl can and will enable radiation to accumulate in clouds and travel across Eastern Europe.
(UPI - Science News, )

Below are seven tricks, secrets and maneuvers regularly conducted by those with more than a shekel or two to accumulate and maintain their fortunes.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

This is an unpretentious but nuanced little film with plenty of humor and deft insights that accumulate into a penetrating examination of masculinity.
(Neil Young in The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

As they focus on travelers who produce the most revenue, airlines are making it difficult for frequent fliers to accumulate miles cheaply at year-end.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Scientists from McGill University in Canada have found that pollutants and particles from car exhausts can accumulate in snow as it covers the ground.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Some species get darker with sun exposure, incurring DNA damage in their skin just like us and they also accumulate damage to the skin as they get older.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore found harmful proteins accumulate in the brains of sleep deprived people.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Cells under environmental stress, including viral infections, accumulate RNA molecules stalled in pre-initiation complexes known as stress granules (SG).
(Nature Communications, )

These adenomas or polyps are the pre-cancerous lesions that, once they accumulate further genetic mutations over many years, can progress to colon cancer.
(Science Daily - News, )

Barclays were paying monthly interest into my current account, which is something I did not want, as I always leave the interest to accumulate in my Isas.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

Scientists have called for more research into the potential risks and say nanoparticles can enter the bloodstream and accumulate in the spleen and kidneys.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The pollutant metal selenium, which can accumulate in plants, can kill honeybees or delay their development, a study led by researchers in California found.
(UPI - Science News, )

Analysis of hydrothermal fluids from the Reykjanes geothermal field reveals that gold can become trapped as a colloidal suspension and accumulate over time.
(Nature Geoscience, )

An enzyme produced by a specific type of tumor can trigger the transformation of the spheres into netlike structures that accumulate at the site of a cancer.
(Science Daily - News, )

Phil Falcone's Harbinger Capital sued Dish Network Chairman Charlie Ergen for fraud in his effort to accumulate debt of telecommunications firm LightSquared.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

A warming ocean caused by climate change could make fish accumulate more mercury, increasing the health risk to people who eat seafood, U.S. researchers say.
(UPI - Science News, )

The only artist to accumulate bigger results within the opening week was Taylor Swift, when her 1989 album accounted for a staggering 1.29 million units sold.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

But it’s the time, experience, and wisdom that individuals accumulate on their way that make it an ideal time to find a new, or live out an existing passion.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

An incidental but valuable benefit of growing a playoff beard is that it can hide some of the cuts and bruises players accumulate during a long postseason run.
(Helene Elliott in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

New scientific results show that arctic foxes accumulate dangerous levels of mercury if they live in coastal habitats and feed on prey which lives in the ocean.
(Science Daily - News, )

Environment Canada has issued a freezing rain warning for the city of Toronto, warning residents that between -10 millimetres of ice could accumulate overnight.
(CBC News in CBC News - Canada, )

It’s a cycle: a darker surface allows more snowpack to melt, which could bring more dirt to accumulate on the surface and even contribute to rising sea levels.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The star-forming galaxy A1689-zD1, described in the journal Nature, reveals that dust – the stuff we’re made of – might have been able to accumulate much...
(Amina Khan in Los Angeles Times - Science, )

In response to cardiac damage, a mesothelial tissue layer enveloping the heart called the epicardium is activated to proliferate and accumulate at the injury site.
(Nature, )

These RNA exosome-regulated, antisense-transcribed regions of the B-cell genome recruit AID and accumulate single-strand DNA structures containing RNA–DNA hybrids.
(Nature, )

Recent research has shown that glucocorticoids accumulate in the animals’ hair and that analysis of a dog’s hair can provide quick and reliable preliminary diagnosis.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have succeeded in inducing the genes involved in oil synthesis in seeds to work for longer periods of time, thereby allowing them to accumulate more seed oil.
(Science Daily - News, )

Eye Interactive’s Tap Rocket (iOS) is a “runner” title where the goal is to accumulate speed, distance, and coins on a rainbow-powered jetpack journey through space.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Giant volcanic eruptions occur when large volumes of magma accumulate in crustal reservoirs and do not cool and crystallize to form a solid pluton of rock within the crust.
(Nature Geoscience, )

Rising ocean surface temperatures caused by climate change could make fish accumulate more mercury, increasing the health risk to people who eat seafood, researchers report.
(Science Daily - News, )

Mitochondria produce energy for cells through oxidative metabolism, but the process produces toxic byproducts that can accumulate and cause defects in the cell's mitochondria.
(Science Daily - News, )

The functionalized Molybdenum trioxide nanoparticles can cross the cellular membrane and accumulate at the mitochondria, where they can recover the activity of sulfite oxidase.
(Science Daily - News, )

Cotton plants are characterized by the presence of darkly pigmented glands that accumulate metabolites that contribute to plant defence but limit the use of cottonseed as food.
(Nature Communications, )

A new flame retardant has been created to replace commercial additives that are often toxic and can accumulate over time in the environment and living animals, including humans.
(Science Daily - News, )

Now, research in the western Andes of Colombia shows that naturally regenerating forests can quickly accumulate carbon and support diverse ecological communities at minimal cost.
(Nature Climate Change, )

A corruption inquiry targeting the retired Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang and his family could challenge a tacit rule that has allowed elite clans to accumulate vast wealth.
(The New York Times - World News, )

We inherit from our parents strong or weak predispositions to developing certain kinds of cancer; in addition, we also accumulate new mutations in our cells throughout our lifetime.
(Science Daily - News, )

Paradoxically, the persistence of the somatic epigenome makes it more vulnerable to noise, since random epimutations can accumulate to massively perturb the epigenomic ground state.
(Nature, )

Such a comparison does seem justifiable, however, as secondary market prices for Ariana Grande tickets have already started to accumulate since last week and prices continue to rise.
(Forbes - Business, )

Genetic mutations linked with cancer inevitably accumulate with age according to a study showing that many elderly people over 50 have acquired DNA changes associated with leukaemia.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

It's been long known that some metals, including iron, accumulate in tissues during aging and that toxic levels of iron have been linked to neurologic diseases, including Parkinson's.
(Science Daily - News, )

Quitting can help a person lose fat, as smoking causes more toxic visceral fat to accumulate around the belly, said nutritional therapist Lucy McCrickard and exercise specialist Rob Jones.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Researchers have shown that senescent cells -- cells that no longer divide and accumulate with age -- negatively impact health and shorten lifespan by as much as 35 percent in normal mice.
(Science Daily - News, )

Let’s take it back to 1956 and 1957 to observe the original formation of Buffett Partnership Limited (BPL) by Warren Buffett, which was a vehicle he used to accumulate much of his wealth.
(Forbes - Business, )

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