acceleration
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acceleration(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of accelerating)
a. la aceleración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The driver knew his new car's fast acceleration would give him a head start at the beginning of the race.El conductor sabía que la aceleración rápida de su auto nuevo le daría ventaja al principio de la carrera.
2. (physics)
a. la aceleración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The particle is traveling at a constant acceleration of 10 meters per second squared.La partícula va a una aceleración constante de 10 metros por segundo al cuadrado.
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acceleration
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la aceleración
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
acceleration lanecarril de aceleración
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acceleration [ækˌseləˈreɪʃən]
noun
especially (Aut) aceleración (f)
modifier
acceleration clause (n) (Economics) provisión (f) para el vencimiento anticipado de una deuda
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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