Meaning of ACCUMULATION in English



An ~ of something is a large number of things which have been collected together or acquired over a period of time. ~ of experience and knowledge.

N-COUNT: oft N of n


Accumulation is the collecting together of things over a period of time.

...the ~ of capital and the distribution of income...

N-UNCOUNT: oft N of n

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