Definition of accumulation:
- an increase by natural growth or addition
- the act of accumulating
- ( finance) profits that are not paid out as dividends but are added to the capital base of the corporation
- several things grouped together or considered as a whole
- The act of accumulating, the state of being accumulated, or that which is accumulated; as, an accumulation of earth, of sand, of evils, of wealth, of honors.
- The concurrence of several titles to the same proof.
Common misspellings for accumulation:
- accumilation (29%)
- accumalation (17%)
- accumlation (14%)
- accummulation (7%)
- acumulation (7%)
- cumulation (5%)
- acummulation (3%)
- accumaltion (3%)
- acumilation (3%)
- accumulaton (3%)
Examples of usage for accumulation:
Sheep have been excluded and cattle have been limited; falling and decaying timber, the growth of vegetation from year to year, and the accumulation of underbrush and debris have continued; and we have gone on conserving our forests in such a way that we have been accumulating fuel and the elements of destruction, piling up wrath against the day of wrath, until the fires, in spite of precautions, have started, and the destruction that has resulted is inevitable.
" No." She remembered the accumulation of untouched bills and checks in her glove- and- handkerchief box upstairs.