Speed (Of Current)

Science / Tides and Currents / Speed (Of Current): The magnitude of velocity. Rate at which the current flows. Usually expressed in knots or centimeters per second.

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Speed Noun Synonyms: rapidity, fleetness, quickness, speediness, swiftness, velocity, dispatch or despatch, hurry, hurriedness, haste, hastiness, celerity, alacrity, expeditiousness, expedition, briskness, promptness, timeliness, suddenness, precipitateness, precipitousness,
Speed Adjective Synonyms: hasten, make haste, hurry, rush, charge, dart, bolt, shoot, run, race, sprint, fly, streak, scurry, tear, hustle, scramble, scamper, career, bowl along, go or fly like the wind, go hell for leather, go like a bat out of hell, belt along, step on it
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Set (Of Current)

Science / Tides and Currents / Set (Of Current): The direction towards which the current flows. MORE

Resorption (Of Bone)

Health / Dentistry / Resorption (Of Bone): A loss of bone substances by physiologic or pathologic means is considered associated with the natural aging process, metabolic disturbances and trauma. MORE

Prices (Of Equity)

Business / Finance / Prices (Of Equity): Price of a share of common stock on the date shown. Highs and lows are based on the highest and lowest intraday trading price. MORE

Shutter Speed

Technology / Digital Cameras / Shutter Speed: The speed at which a digital camera's shutter exposes the image sensor to light. A shutter speed of 1/60 means that the sensor is exposed to light for 1/60th of a second. Faster shutter speeds are goo MORE

Sinking Speed

Technology / Aviation / Sinking Speed: The speed at which an aircraft loses altitude, especially in a glide in still air under given conditions of equilibrium. MORE

Speed

Business / Finance / Speed: One who attempts to anticipate price changes and, through buying and selling contracts, aims to make profits. A speculator does not use the market in connection with the production, processing, market MORE

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