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accumulate
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
to collect or gradually increase
  • His notes already made a formidable range of volumes, but the crowning task would be to condense these voluminous still-accumulating results and bring them, like the earlier vintage of Hippocratic books, to fit a little shelf.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (15% in)
  • It is true that this last might be called his central ambition; but there are some kinds of authorship in which by far the largest result is the uneasy susceptibility accumulated in the consciousness of the author—one knows of the river by a few streaks amid a long-gathered deposit of uncomfortable mud.
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (89% in)

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