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  1. decelerationnoun


  2. decelerationnoun

    The rocket is now in deceleration.


  3. decelerationnoun

    The brakes produce a deceleration of 10 metres per second per second.


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  1. deceleration, slowing, retardationnoun

    a decrease in rate of change

    "the deceleration of the arms race"

    slowness, subnormality, slowing, slowdown, mental retardation, retardant, backwardness, lag, retardent, retardation

    acceleration, speedup, quickening

  2. decelerationnoun

    (physics) a rate of decrease in velocity

    slowing, retardation

    acceleration, quickening, speedup

  3. decelerationnoun

    the act of decelerating; decreasing the speed

    "he initiated deceleration by braking"

    slowing, retardation

    acceleration, speedup, quickening

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  1. List of paraphrases for "deceleration":

    decel, slowdown, downturn, slowing, slow-down, retardation

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  1. John Eric Goff:

    If someone lets a bit of air out of it, it’s going to be a little less massive – it slows down a little bit faster with a little less air than it would do otherwise, the benefit that you would gain from being able to grip the ball in a slick situation outweighs the slight deceleration increase.

  2. Pascal Blanqué:

    We see some upside for the year. Markets are now pricing in the best possible world : earnings re-acceleration and economic rebound, but for the coming quarters we see some challenges — vaccination delays, severe lockdowns hitting the economy — that could prevent an upside. A deceleration is possible, given valuations are already expensive, so, it is a situation that deserves some caution.

  3. Michael Feroli:

    The moderation in job gains over the past two months may mark the beginning of the slow deceleration to a sustainable pace of job gains, which we estimate to be around or a little below 100,000 per month.

  4. Justin Onuekwusi:

    We're seeing yields backing up and safe havens and defensive equities underperform so we are seeing a bit rotation. I don't think it's a structural shift, it's just that markets went too far and too soon, and we are seeing alleviation of that move, the market is being driven by two extremes: one if we get further deceleration in trade, the probability of recession becomes quite high. But if we get a (Sino-U.S. trade deal) we could see confidence coming back.

  5. Steven Ricchiuto:

    Certainly, the numbers show you more deceleration.

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