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accumulate

US [əˈkjumjəˌleɪt]
UK [əˈkjuːmjʊleɪt]
  • v.积累;积聚;(数量)逐渐增加;(数额)逐渐增长
  • Web堆积;累积;积蓄
Simple Present:accumulates  Present Participle:accumulating  Past Tense:accumulated  
accumulate
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v.
1.
[t]
~ sth
积累;积聚to gradually get more and more of sth over a period of time
I seem to have accumulated a lot of books.
我好像已经收集了很多书。
By investing wisely she accumulated a fortune.
她投资精明,积累了一笔财富。
2.
[i]
(数量)逐渐增加;(数额)逐渐增长to gradually increase in number or quantity over a period of time
Debts began to accumulate.
债务开始增加。

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