# Accretion synonyms

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The process of growing into a large amount or heap:

addition (related)

An adding of two or more numbers to get a number called the sum

(Sports) The act or an instance of increasing the number of teams in a league

Growth, enlargement, etc.

The amount of increase

shrinkage (antonym)

The total weight loss sustained by livestock in shipment to a market.

decrease (antonym)

A decreasing; lessening; diminution

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deduction (antonym)

A deduction is defined as when something, especially money, is taken away.

The result of building up:

(Uncountable, biology) The process by which a mature multicellular organism or part of an organism is produced by the addition of new cells.

An enlarging or being enlarged

A mathematical operation performed on a pair of numbers in order to derive a third number called a product. For positive integers, multiplication consists of adding a number (the multiplicand) to itself a specified number of times. Thus multiplying 6 by 3 means adding 6 to itself three times. The operation of multiplication is extended to other real numbers according to the rules governing the multiplicative properties of positive integers.

accrete (related)

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ejecta (related)

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protostar (related)

crustal (related)

star-formation (related)

neutron-star (related)

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The full extent of such increase

The act or condition of cohering; cohesion

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**accretion**. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for**accretion**, like: accumulation, addition, expansion, increase, increment, shrinkage, decrease, deduction, buildup, development and enlargement.