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Japanese translation of “rapid”

rapid

adjective
 
/ˈræp·ɪd/
happening or moving very quickly
急な, 速い
rapid change
rapidly /ˈræp·ɪd·li/ adverb
急速に, 急激に
(Definition of rapid from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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