accumulation

Definitions

General English

  • noun the action of accumulating something
  • noun an amount of something built up over time

General Science

  • noun the process of becoming greater in size or quantity over a period of time

Accounting

  • noun the process of growing larger by being added to, or of getting more and more of something

Aviation

  • noun the collection and increase of something

Economics

  • The acquisition of an increasing quantity of something. The accumulation of factors, especially capital, is a primary mechanism for economic growth.

Electronics

  • In semiconductors, the buildup of charge carriers.

Information & Library Science

  • noun the act of collecting items gained over a period of time
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