Meaning of “velocity” in the English Dictionary

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"velocity" in British English

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(Definition of “velocity” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"velocity" in American English

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velocitynoun [ C ]

us /vəˈlɑs·ɪ·t̬i/

physics the speed at which something is traveling:

The wind velocity recorded at the airport was 78 miles per hour at 4 p.m.

(Definition of “velocity” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"velocity" in Business English

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velocitynoun [ U ]

uk /vɪˈlɒsəti/ us

the speed at which something happens or moves:

If national companies cannot produce at the same velocity that people demand goods, they need to import them from outside.
Online payments have improved the velocity of trade.

(Definition of “velocity” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)