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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 Vietnamese vận tốc, tốc độ…
in Spanish velocidad…
in Thai ความเร็ว…
in Malaysian halaju…
in French vélocité…
in German die Geschwindigkeit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 速度, 速率…
in Indonesian kecepatan…
in Russian скорость…
in Turkish hız, sürat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 速度, 速率…
in Polish prędkość…
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