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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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Thanks to Nation Deceived, acceleration now has a convenient repository of research to support it.
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Particularly, the subcontractors asserted claims against the owner and the general contractor for the costs of acceleration.
By using this type of "effective acceleration," it appears that a number of these benefits can now be obtained without suffering the penalties of the past.
Whatever the case, researchers should refrain from casting acceleration as a "horrible ogre" and should look at the drawbacks of not accelerating intellectually gifted children, Tomlinson-Keasey contends.
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