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Still, the accumulation of data about dogs provides a good foothold from which to extrapolate and reach toward answers to those questions.

Wealth accumulation in the tech world has been eye-popping during the pandemic as the shift of everything from work, shopping, schooling and entertainment online has boosted demand for digital services.

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In recent years, climate warming, accumulation of dead wood on the forest floor and a buildup of small trees—which serve as “ladder fuels,” moving fire from the forest floor up into the canopy—have led to hotter, larger wildfires.

They temporarily put aside the gradual accumulation of undergraduate math and skipped ahead to the vanguard of the field.

We can build shielding that accounts for a changing environment, but not even the best models for future debris accumulation can predict everything.

For Reid, wealth accumulation has come from a steady diet of land deals and playing the market.

A brown tacky gleam of years of paint accumulation covers the three-story apartment.

And if you go through enough of it, this accumulation comes to be your calling card of wisdom.

In both countries, the rulers place the accumulation of wealth far ahead of the welfare of the nation.

Ends: When eyelash-ice-accumulation renders you blind, your frozen tears only compounding the problem.

This Method can be readily applied to events in ancient or modern times, or to an accumulation of facts in the sciences, &c.

If Madame Roland's letter dismissed him from office, her letter also restored him again with an enormous accumulation of power.

He simply revelled in it; not because he cared about money as such, but because the accumulation of wealth fascinated him.

The time needed for the slow accumulation of the whole series of deposits must have been very considerable.

Does the character of such change by the accumulation or the long pressure of the very same—not new, evils?


On this page you'll find 74 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to accumulation, such as: accretion, aggregation, buildup, growth, inflation, and pile.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.