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2 entries found for accelerator.
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Main Entry: ac·cel·er·a·tor
Pronunciation: ik-primarystresssel-schwa-secondarystressramacrt-schwar, ak-
Function: noun
1 : one that accelerates
2 : a device (as a pedal) in a motor vehicle used to control the speed of the motor
3 : a device that is used to give high velocities to charged particles (as electrons and protons)

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