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Accretion

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accretion
N

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English Definitions

accretion
N
an increase by natural growth or addition
accretion
N
something contributing to growth or increase
accretion
N
(astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gases
accretion
N
(biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particles
accretion
N
(geology) an increase in land resulting from alluvial deposits or waterborne sediment
accretion
N
(law) an increase in a beneficiary's share in an estate (as when a co-beneficiary dies or fails to meet some condition or rejects the inheritance)
marked or produced by accretion
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