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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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But it is too fruitful a subject, this of hereditary resemblances, --the frequent recurrence of which, in a direct line, is truly unaccountable, when we consider how large an accumulation of ancestry lies behind every man at the distance of one or two centuries.
A high degree of variability is obviously favourable, as freely giving the materials for selection to work on; not that mere individual differences are not amply sufficient, with extreme care, to allow of the accumulation of a large amount of modification in almost any desired direction.
In some Asean economies, such as Indonesia and the Philippines, supportive monetary policy had spurred investment and, hence, capital accumulation in the wake of the global financial crisis,' the World Bank said.
For example, insurers use large amounts of historical data to build probabilistic and scenario-based accumulation models.
The TEF Conveyor and TEF Accumulation Table ease inspection for trapped product, making line clearance during product changeovers and shift changes quick and thorough.
Therefore, evaluations of chemical composition and accumulation of nutrients in the various plant organs provide important information for the understanding on the nutritional demands of the crops, since such information can be later used as a reference to calculate the dose of nutrients to be supplied to plants through fertilization (Laviola & Dias, 2008).
John Hancock Insurance announced today that the John Hancock Vitality solution, a new approach to life insurance that rewards people for healthy living, is now available on its variable universal life insurance product, Accumulation VUL.
The ZoneFlex Advanced maximizes carton control and boosts throughput in zero-pressure accumulation conveyor applications.
The application of anti-accumulation agents is one of the practical methods for decreasing the accumulation of dye materials.
In Damascus countryside, Damascus Airport Road is open for traffic in both directions while the road of Damascus-Homs and Damascus-Beirut Highway are hardly passable due to the accumulation of snow.
When the downstream process pauses, the accumulation system is activated and receives product from the upstream transport conveyor to allow the upstream machines to empty, or to continue their process for a limited time.
Morality and Economic Growth in Rural West Africa: Indigenous Accumulation in Hausaland