how to pronounce accelerator


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accelerator is pronounced in five syllables

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An example use of accelerator in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… there's a startup accelerator that its …”

meanings of accelerator


  1. A pedal causing the vehicle to accelerate when it is pressed.
  2. A device that accelerates charged subatomic particles.
  3. An accelerator key.
  4. A chemical that reduces development time.
  5. A substance which speeds up chemical reactions.
  6. A muscle or nerve that speed the performance of an action.
  7. A light van to take mails between a post office and a railway station.
  8. A device for causing acceleration.
  9. One who, or that which, accelerates.

accelerator frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word accelerator occurs in english on average 1.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics accelerator can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that accelerator can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to accelerator


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