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velocity

noun [C or U] uk   /vəˈlɒs.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈlɑː.sə.t̬i/ formal
the speed at which an object is travelling: Light travels at the highest achievable velocity in the universe. He always used high velocity lead bullets in his rifle.
Translations of “velocity”
in Spanish velocidad…
in French vélocité…
in German die Geschwindigkeit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 速度, 速率…
in Russian скорость…
in Turkish hız, sürat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 速度, 速率…
in Polish prędkość…
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