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high-speedadjective

 /ˈhɑɪˈspid/
moving or operating at a fast rate: a high-speed drill
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high-speedadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˌhaɪˈspiːd/
used to describe something that moves or operates very quickly: high-speed access/communication/transmission The 3G standard is designed to offer high-speed access and "always on" mobile Internet links. a high-speed computer/network High-speed rail between the two cities is still a long way from happening.
(Definition of high-speed from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “high-speed”
in Arabic فائق السرعة…
in Korean 고속…
in Portuguese de alta velocidade…
in Catalan d’alta velocitat…
in Japanese 高速の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 快速的,高速的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 快速的,高速的…
in Italian ad alta velocità…
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