acceleration clause


noun

a provision of a mortgage, loan, or the like that advances the date of payment under certain circumstances.

Nearby words

  1. accelerant,
  2. accelerate,
  3. accelerated reader,
  4. accelerating universe,
  5. acceleration,
  6. acceleration coefficient,
  7. acceleration of free fall,
  8. acceleration of gravity,
  9. acceleration principle,
  10. accelerationist

Origin of acceleration clause

First recorded in 1930–35

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