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    (Wikipedia) - Accelerator
    Look up accelerator or accelerators in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.

    Accelerator may refer to:

    Contents
    • 1 In science and technology
      • 1.1 In computing
      • 1.2 In physics and chemistry
      • 1.3 Firearms
      • 1.4 Other technologies
    • 2 In entertainment
    • 3 Other uses
    In science and technology In computing
    • Download accelerator, or download manager, software dedicated to downloading
    • Hardware acceleration, the use of dedicated hardware to perform functions faster than a CPU
      • Graphics processing unit or graphics accelerator, a dedicated graphics rendering device
        • Accelerator (library), a library that allows programs to be written for the graphics processing unit
      • Cryptographic accelerator, performs decrypting/encrypting
    • Web accelerator, a proxy server that speeds web site access
    • Accelerator (Internet Explorer), a form of selection-based search
    • Accelerator table, specifies keyboard shortcuts for commands
    • Apple II accelerators, hardware devices design to speed up an Apple II computer
    • PHP accelerator, speeds up software applications written in the PHP programming language
    • SAP BI Accelerator, speeds up online analytical processing queries
    • SSL accelerator, offloads public key encryption algorithms to a hardware accelerator
    • TCP accelerator, or TCP Offload Engine, offloads processing of the TCP/IP stack to the network controller
    • Accelerator (software), collection of development solutions for LANSA and .NET
    • Keyboard shortcut, a set of key presses that invoke a software or operating system operation
    In physics and chemistry
    • Accelerator (chemistry), a substance that increases the rate of a chemical reaction
    • Araldite accelerator 062, or Dimethylbenzylamine, an organic compound
    • Cement accelerator, an admixture that speeds the cure time of concrete
    • Particle accelerator, a device which uses electric and/or magnetic fields to propel charged particles to high speeds
      • Accelerator-driven system (ADS), a nuclear reactor coupled to a particle accelerator
      • Accelerator mass spectrometry (AMS), a form of mass spectrometry
    • Tanning accelerator, chemicals that increase the effect of ultraviolet radiation on human skin
    • Vulcanizing accelerators, chemical agents to speed the vulcanization of rubber
    Firearms
    • .22 Accelerator or Remington Accelerator, a type of .224 caliber bullet
    • Electricothermal accelerator, a weapon that uses a plasma discharge to accelerate its projectile
    • Magnetic accelerator gun, a weapon that converts magnetic energy into kinetic energy for a projectile
    • Ram accelerator, a device for accelerating projectiles using ramjet or scramjet combustion
    • Produce accelerators, cannons which use air pressure or combustion to launch large projectiles at low speed
    Other technologies
    • Accelerator, gas pedal or throttle, a foot pedal that controls the engine speed of an automobile
    • Accelerator Coaster, a roller coaster that uses hydraulic acceleration
    • G-Force Accelerator, a ride at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center
    In entertainment
    • The Accelerators, US rock band
    • Accelerator (Bjørn Lynne album), a 2001 progressive-rock album
    • Accelerator (Royal Trux album), their seventh studio album, released in 1998
    • Accelerator (The Future Sound of London album), their debut album
    • "Accelerator" (single), a 1993 single by Gumball (band)
    • "Accelerator", a song by band The O.A.O.T.''s, on their album Typical
    • "Accelerator", a song by the band Primal Scream from their album XTRMNTR
    • XLR8R (pronounced "accelerator"), a magazine and website that covers music, culture, style, and technology
    • Accelerator (To Aru Majutsu No Index), one of the main characters in the anime series Toaru Majutsu no Index
    • Accelerator (Universal Studios Singapore), a whirling twirling ride that spins guests around
    • PC Accelerator, a personal computer game magazine
    Other uses
    • Seed- or Startup-Accelerator, an organization that offers advice and resources to help small businesses grow
    • Accelerator effect, economic stimulus to private fixed investment due to growth in aggregate demand
    • Saskatoon Accelerators, a professional soccer team based in Saskatoon, Canada
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