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accelerate

To demand the full amount due under a contract even though the original agreement allowed payments over time. Almost all promissory notes and leases have acceleration clauses in the event of default.If it were not for such clauses,the lender or landowner could be required to file separate lawsuits when each payment was missed, or wait until the end of the term and sue for all at once.

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Crescendo is clearly the only AFE vendor committed to accelerating content all the way from the user request through all logical application tiers within the data center.
is a recognized leader in accelerating computationally intense algorithms with commodity hardware platforms.
The Ascent Solar team plans to focus on accelerating the manufacturing scale-up of its thin film PV technology and the associated roll-to-roll manufacturing processes to demonstrate significant reductions in PV module direct manufacturing costs to levels under $1/Watt.
By tackling the need for standards early on, RNAi Global is accelerating the way we will be able to work with genome-wide siRNA libraries, which in turn has the potential to accelerate disease and drug research.

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