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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (automobile)
a. accelerator
Bien, ahora ve soltando el embrague y pisando despacio el acelerador.Right, now gradually lift the clutch pedal as you press the accelerator slowly.
b. gas pedal
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
El acelerador está a tu derecha.The gas pedal is on your right.
2. (physics)
a. accelerator
El acelerador de partículas más grande del mundo está cerca de Ginebra, en Suiza.The world's largest particle accelerator is near Geneva, Switzerland.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (providing acceleration)
a. accelerant
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
Se cree que se usó una sustancia aceleradora para que el incendio se propagara con más rapidez.It is believed that an accelerant substance was used to make the fire spread faster.
b. accelerating
El propulsor proporciona la fuerza aceleradora.The propellant provides the accelerating force.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. accelerating
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (de coche)
a. accelerator
pisar el aceleradorto step on the accelerator
3. (physics)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
acelerador de partículasparticle accelerator
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accelerator; gas pedal; (EEUU)
apretar o pisar el acelerador to put one's foot down; step on the gas (familiar); especialmente (EEUU) to step up the pace
acelerador de partículas particle accelerator
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