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accumulation

the taking of a first and an advanced university degree simultaneously

accumulation

[ə·kyü·myə′lā·shən]
(hydrology)
The quantity of snow or other solid form of water added to a glacier or snowfield by alimentation.
(mining engineering)
In coal mining, firedamp that collects in higher parts of mine workings and at the edge of wastes.
Oil or gas in some form of trap.
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Although in the past, Lobo clearly has needed up to $450,000 in accumulated earnings ($1,500,000 x 30%) to afford the equipment necessary to produce revenue, the change in lending policies eliminated that need for capital as a valid reason for accumulating income.
The zero pressure accumulating conveyor incorporates a modular electronic control system that allows goods to be accumulated in pre-determined zones, without coming into contact with each other.
In much the same way, Fridson outlines a strategic plan in How to Be a Billionaire for those interested in accumulating the magic sum of US$1 billion and that plan involves being ruthless and not abiding by "conventions of behavior.
As the Zolliecoffers illustrate, the key to accumulating wealth is to use time to your advantage.
These days I'm reevaluating my accumulating of extras, trying to find a way to get them back into general circulation.
Phoenix's GMAB rider may be particularly suitable for clients still accumulating for retirement, who value guaranteed investment return and flexibility.
The accumulated earnings (AE) tax is a penalty for accumulating E&P beyond a business's reasonable needs.
Most of the bogs and fens of North America and Europe had seemed to begin accumulating vegetation about 1,500 years after atmospheric methane concentrations started to rise.
In addition, the AET also strengthens the prohibition against accumulating investment earnings in a corporate shell, particularly if the economic benefit of those earnings is made available to the corporation's shareholders.