the principle that an increase in the demand for a finished product will create a greater demand for capital goods.
FOR POSTERITY’S SAKE, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Are words your bailiwick? Take the latest quiz on the words from July 6 to July 12 to find out.
Question 1 of 7
Also called accelerator principle.
Origin of acceleration principle
First recorded in 1940–45
Words nearby acceleration principle
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020