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Synonyms for acceleration

Synonyms for acceleration

the act of accelerating

(physics) a rate of increase of velocity

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The amplitudes of the radial and tangential acceleration increase with the increase of flank wear.
In the same conditions as mentioned above, but with eccentric placement of the ring over the textile spindle, the traveller speed and normal acceleration have variations and tangential acceleration can take significant amounts.
The differences in the maximum tangential acceleration values were a result of the relative smoothness of their swings which had little effect on the maximum hub path velocities.
During the turns, you must accelerate the ball by tangential acceleration and angular acceleration.