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General dictionaries General (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. accretions: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. accretions: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. accretions: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. accretions: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. accretions: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Accretions: Wiktionary [home, info]
  7. accretions: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  8. accretions: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. accretions: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. accretions: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. accretions: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. accretions: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (accretion)

noun:  (law) an increase in a beneficiary's share in an estate (as when a co-beneficiary dies or fails to meet some condition or rejects the inheritance)
noun:  an increase by natural growth or addition
noun:  (geology) an increase in land resulting from alluvial deposits or water-borne sediment
noun:  (biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particles
noun:  (astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gases
noun:  something contributing to growth or increase ("He scraped away the accretions of paint")

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