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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
Antonym: 減速
acceleration, speeding upaccélérationBeschleunigung

ON: KUN: くわ.える, くわ.わる
add, addition, increase, join, include, Canada

ON: ソクKUN: はや.い, はや-, はや.める, すみ.やか
quick, fast

Example sentences
その政策は、インフレを加速させるだけだ。Parts: 其の (その), 政策 (せいさく), インフレ, 加速 (かそく), 為せる (させる), (だけ)The policy will only accelerate inflation.
Die politische Maßnahme wird die Inflation nur beschleunigen.

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