Examples of usage:

  1. Mr. Washington distinctly asks that black people give up, at least for the present, three things,- First, political power, Second, insistence on civil rights, Third, higher education of Negro youth,- and concentrate all their energies on industrial education, and accumulation of wealth, and the conciliation of the South. "The Souls of Black Folk" by W. E. B. Du Bois
  2. The greatest works in China have always been, and still continue to be, performed by the accumulation of manual labour, without the assistance of machinery, except on very particular occasions, where some mechanical power may be absolutely necessary to be brought in aid of human strength. "Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton" by John Barrow
  3. He has not achieved success in that he has accumulated riches without a corresponding accumulation of " wealth." "A Fleece of Gold Five Lessons from the Fable of Jason and the Golden Fleece" by Charles Stewart Given
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