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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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As could be seen from the Table 4, both neat nylon and nanocomposite samples showed positive flammability parameter, indicating an acceleratory flame spread in all cases.
He suggested that these represented the acceleratory inputs.
Among many agents that have acceleratory effects on the CG, possibly the strongest candidate transmitter for the second fiber is acetylcholine (Freschi and Livengood, 1989; Sullivan and Miller, 1990; see further below).
The acceleratory reflexes, attributed to the semicircular canals, assist in tilt detection and sway displacement.
Altta yatan mekaniz manin bolgesel hizlandirici fenomenin ("regional acceleratory phenomena", RAP) uzamis veya abartili aktivasyonu ile iliskili oldugu goruuu de mevcuttur.
The scaling of acceleratory aquatic locomotion: body size and tail-flip performance of the California spiny lobster Panulirus interruptus.