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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.
FORGET EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT YOUR DOG (EP. 436)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 22, 2020FREAKONOMICS
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.
SNAPCHAT COFOUNDERS SHARE $2.7 BILLION WINDFALLRACHEL SCHALLOMOCTOBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
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.
HEALTHY FORESTS DO MORE THAN JUST PREVENT WILDFIRESBY BALES & CONKLIN/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
They temporarily put aside the gradual accumulation of undergraduate math and skipped ahead to the vanguard of the field.
BUILDING THE MATHEMATICAL LIBRARY OF THE FUTUREKEVIN HARTNETTOCTOBER 1, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
We can build shielding that accounts for a changing environment, but not even the best models for future debris accumulation can predict everything.
ASTRONAUTS ON THE ISS ARE HUNTING FOR THE SOURCE OF ANOTHER MYSTERY AIR LEAKNEEL PATELSEPTEMBER 30, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The extremely slow accumulation of organic material and other sediments in this region does allow oxygen in the water to seep deep into the sediments.
THESE ANCIENT SEAFLOOR MICROBES WOKE UP AFTER OVER 100 MILLION YEARSCAROLYN GRAMLINGJULY 28, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
They go to work every day not assuming that the accumulation of their labor will one day lead to a promotion.
A FORMER STUDENT OF “GROWTH MINDSET” SCHOLAR CAROL DWECK HAS IDENTIFIED A NEW MINDSET FOR SUCCESSLILA MACLELLANJULY 27, 2020QUARTZ
This Method can be readily applied to events in ancient or modern times, or to an accumulation of facts in the sciences, &c.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
If Madame Roland's letter dismissed him from office, her letter also restored him again with an enormous accumulation of power.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
He simply revelled in it; not because he cared about money as such, but because the accumulation of wealth fascinated him.
THE EVERLASTING ARMSJOSEPH HOCKING
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WORDS RELATED TO ACCUMULATION

  • abundances
  • accumulations
  • backlogs
  • caches
  • fountains
  • founts
  • funds
  • hoards
  • inventories
  • lodes
  • lots
  • mines
  • nest eggs
  • plenty
  • plethoras
  • provisions
  • quantities
  • reserves
  • reservoirs
  • savings
  • springs
  • stockpiles
  • stocks
  • treasures
  • wares
  • wealth
  • wells
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