Detailed Translations for accretion from English to French


accretion [the ~] noun

  1. the accretion (increase; rise; growth; addition)
    la crue; l'hausse; l'ascension; la montée; la croissance; l'augmentation; l'accroissement; l'agrandissement
  2. the accretion (attachment; fastening)
    le rattachement

Translation Matrix for accretion:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
accroissement accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise development; enlargement; expansion; extension; full growth; growth; increase; maturity; ripeness; rise; rising
agrandissement accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise blow-up; developments; dilatation; enlargement; expansion; expansions; extension; extensions; growth; increase; magnification; opening up; rise; widen
ascension accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise ascension; ascent; climb; climbing; mountaineering
augmentation accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise enlargement; expansion; extension; growth; increase; inventory increase; rise; salary increase; write-up adjustment
croissance accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise arising; boom; covering; cultivation; development; emerging; expanding; expansion; full growth; growing; growth; increase; increase in scale; increasing; maturity; overgrowth; period of boom; ripeness; rise; rising; scale up; swelling
crue accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise breeding; covering; cultivation; culture; growing; growth; multiplication; overgrowth; production; reproduction
hausse accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise boom; development; expansion; full growth; growth; increase; maturity; period of boom; pickup; recovery; revival; ripeness; rise
montée accretion; addition; growth; increase; rise access route; ascension; ascent; climb; climbing; climbing up; climbing up in position; drive; driving up; entranceway; expansion; feeder; feeder road; growth; increase; promotion; riding up; rise; staircase; stairs; stairway; steps; supply route; take one's doctoral degree
rattachement accretion; attachment; fastening affixing; attaching; fastening
- accumulation
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ascension jump

Related Words for "accretion":

  • accretions

Synonyms for "accretion":

Related Definitions for "accretion":

  1. (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)1
  2. an increase by natural growth or addition1
  3. (geology) an increase in land resulting from alluvial deposits or waterborne sediment1
  4. (biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particles1
  5. (astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gases1
  6. something contributing to growth or increase1
    • he scraped away the accretions of paint1
    • the central city surrounded by recent accretions1

Wiktionary Translations for accretion:

  1. act of increasing by natural growth
  1. action de croitre, de se développer.
  2. astro|fr Phénomène, lié à la gravitation, d’agglomération d’éléments matériels pouvant être à l’origine de la formation d’un astre puis le processus d’accumulation de matière à sa surface.
  3. action de développer, de se développer ou résultat de cette action, au propre et au figuré.

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