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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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"The current Accelerate contract with Birmingham Chamber finishes at the end of March, but there are advanced plans for a refocused automotive industry support programme to be delivered by the Manufacturing Advisory Service from June, subject to final agreement.
Accelerate, which is led by programme manager Rachel Eade, was kept going by short-term funding from AWM, but fears have been growing about its future amid a tightening in Government funding.
Gravity keeps acting on the bar as it picks up vertical speed, and the athlete must continue applying force in order to keep it moving or accelerate it further.
* Accelerate out of the hole and through the sticking point as powerfully as possible with good form.
"In HP's view, the Grid is a powerful way to virtualize, share, and manage resources; our leadership and financial support in the new Globus Consortium will further accelerate the development, adoption and quality of the open source Globus Toolkit."
"Businesses are adopting Grid computing at a quickening pace, and we believe the Globus Toolkit helps accelerate that adoption," said Ken King, vice president, Grid computing, IBM.
"We are very pleased that SafeNet, one of the leading expert security companies in the world, has chosen MultiPrime technology for use in SafeXcel silicon chips to secure and accelerate wireless transactions," said Gary Lefkowitz, director of marketing for Compaq Atalla Security Products.
As demonstrated in recent experiments, the same pulses create electric fields strong enough to organize some of these electrons into a tight beam and accelerate them to high energies in just a few centimeters.
An optional ClassiPI-based PCI development card accelerates customer code development.
The team observed millimeter-wave radiation from both large and small flares, indicating that even small-scale eruptions have the power to accelerate a large number of electrons to high energies.
and university collaborators Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Center for Automation Technologies, the University of Texas at Dallas, and the University of North Texas will accelerate the production and commercialization of low- cost assemblers for micro- and nanoscale components and subsystems.
Application of a pulse of half a million volts for 10 nano-seconds accelerates the ions toward one of the electrodes.

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