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accretion

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  • noungradual growth, addition
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Synonyms for accretion

noun gradual growth, addition
  • accumulation
  • accession
  • augmentation
  • increase
  • increment
  • raise
  • rise
  • build-up

Antonyms for accretion

  • decline
  • decrease
  • drop
  • fall
  • loss
  • deduction
  • shrinkage
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More words related to accretion

accession

noun. something that augments, adds to
  • accretion
  • addition
  • augmentation
  • enlargement
  • extension
  • increase
  • increment
  • raise
  • rise

accumulation

noun. gathering or amassing

acquisition

noun. obtaining or receiving

acquisitions

noun. obtaining or receiving

addition

noun. arithmetical process of augmentation

additions

noun. arithmetical process of augmentation
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