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The company expects its consumer revenue growth to decelerate in 2021 and 2022, while its media and brand extensions revenue growth is expected to pick up or hold steady.
CHEAT SHEET: FORBES PLANS TO GO PUBLIC VIA SPAC TO INVEST IN PAID CONSUMER PRODUCTSSARA GUAGLIONEAUGUST 27, 2021DIGIDAY
Models in general have a hard time forecasting inflection points—peaks, or if things suddenly start accelerating or decelerating.
ALL TOGETHER NOW: THE MOST TRUSTWORTHY COVID-19 MODEL IS AN ENSEMBLESIOBHAN ROBERTSMAY 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
It also takes more energy to accelerate or decelerate a heavier tire.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ALL-TERRAIN TIRESWES SILERAPRIL 6, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Arcot accelerated toward the planet for two hours, then began to decelerate.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
If anything of the right size shows up, decelerate until we can get mass and albedo measurements.
RIP FOSTER IN RIDE THE GRAY PLANETHAROLD LELAND GOODWIN
Every so often comes the impression we are falling head-first; the colonel using ship's drive to decelerate the whole system.
THE LOST KAFOOZALUMPAULINE ASHWELL
Its motor is designed to decelerate that mass by 1,075 mph in order to allow it to assume a descending orbit.
FAR FROM HOMEJ.A. TAYLOR
They went in fast, using her gravity to help them curve into a forced orbit as they strained to decelerate.
TULANCARROLL MATHER CAPPS
This would decelerate the craft to a point where it would drop from orbit and begin a descent.
WHAT NEED OF MAN?HAROLD CALIN
Copeland worked the jury-rigged controls of the jet, continuing to decelerate.
COMET'S BURIALRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

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