Definitions for "speed "
Keywords:  amphetamine
Amphetamines
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The act or state of moving swiftly; swiftness; velocity; rapidly; rate of motion; dispatch; as, the speed a horse or a vessel.
The apparent rapidity with which a reproducing system responds to steep wavefronts and overall musical pace. See "fast," "slow."
the magnitude of instantaneous velocity
Keywords:  celerity, haste, hurry, hasten, ruin
To make haste; to move with celerity.
To cause to make haste; to dispatch with celerity; to drive at full speed; hence, to hasten; to hurry.
To hasten to a conclusion; to expedite.
Prosperity in an undertaking; favorable issue; success.
One who, or that which, causes or promotes speed or success.
To go; to fare.
Keywords:  emulsion, asa, sensitive, iso, lens
Refers to the relative sensitivity to light of photographic materials such as film, digital camera settings, and photo paper. Also refers to the ability of a lens to let in more light by opening the lens to a wider aperture.
Refers to the sensitivity of a photographic emulsion, or the ability for a lens to accommodate light.
An option derivative or sensitivity calculation that measures the change in gamma in response to the change in the price of the underlying.
The speed relates to the air temperature, which should always be quoted. The speed of sound is 331.45 m/sec. (1087.42 ft/sec.) at 0 degrees Celsius.
Speed can be defined as follows: (Length of Stride X the time between each Step).
Paleontologists can deduce approximate dinosaur speeds by using fossilized trackway and the dinosaur's skeletal structure. In 1976, the British zoologist R. McNeill Alexander used elephants, birds, people, and many other living animals to formulate an equation relating an animal's speed, leg length, and its stride length. Solving for speed, the equation is
Speed is the third single by bond from their album Shine. This is a very rare promo single issues to nightclubs, dj's, and radio stations. It includes the mix that the quartet plays in their live concerts.
Speed was a club in London, located just up an allyway from Heaven nightclub (off of Trafalgar Square). This club was located in a tiny narrow venue that was "only for the headstrong". It ran on Thursday's 9-2 (circa 1993) and played host to some of the finest Drum n Bass stars of the time (Kenny Ken et al).
Speed is a simple program to add a transfer meter to any console or terminal based copy program. It allows you to easily report Kilobytes or Megabytes per second when using programs that do not report file transfer speeds .
The number of revolutions per minute of the compressor shaft. ( 060)
The slowest possible speed necessary to maintain steerage, but in no case greater than five miles per hour
The rate of principal prepayments (foreclosures and payoffs) of a pool of mortgages.
A term that refers to the rate of prepayments on a pool of residential mortgage loans in reference to a given prepayment convention, e.g., "PSA 100." See PSA Model.
The rate of principal repayments (also known as “prepayment speed”) of home mortgages funded from mortgage revenue bonds.  The rate of repayments is affected by a number of factors, depending upon the type of mortgage loan, the existence of certain types of guarantees or insurance on the loans, the interest rate environment and other economic factors.  Various indices have been developed to estimate the likely speed of repayments depending upon certain of these factors.  See:  PLANNED AMORTIZATION CLASS BOND.
move faster; "The car accelerated"
cause to move faster; "He accelerated the car"
30% Faster run/walk
the top speed encountered on the ride. In some cases this is not at the bottom of a roller coasters first drop.
Self-propelled walk-behind mowers and riding mowers have speed settings. For different types of grass, different depths of grass and different conditions you will want different speed settings. Be wary of mowers with only one speed setting, you will likely want more. Variable speeds will allow you to choose the pace that you want and will allow for you to change that as you mow.
The rate at which something moves. A bicyclist's speed usually drops when riding up a steep hill.
Speed was a female J-Pop group consisting of four members: Hiroko Shimabukuro, Eriko Imai, Takako Uehara, and Hitoe Arakaki. When the group formed they scored the record for the lowest average age for a group (13 and a half years old). Speed's two primary vocalists were Hiroko and Eriko.
Keywords:  methamphetamine
Methamphetamine.
Keywords:  expedient
To be expedient.
Speed (Thomas Shepherd) is a fictional character and member of the Young Avengers, a team of superheroes in the Marvel Universe. His appearance is patterned on that of Quicksilver and first appeared in Young Avengers #10. In Young Avengers #12 he took the costumed identity Speed and joined the Young Avengers.
For spondylolisthesis spine fusion and anterior interbody fusion by using tibial cortical graft.
The cue given when camera and sound recorder have reached their proper operation. It is the signal that the director can say â€œAction
A verbal cue that the audio tape is up to speed for recording.
Term shouted out during the beginning of a shot by the cameraman or sound recordist to let crew know that the camera is rolling.
Your speed for moving (not attacking). This is one of your most important statistics the deeper you get. A speed of +10 represents twice your normal (unaffected) movement speed, but the progression is not linear.
a critical component of Agility, and especially so in environments that are large, complex, non-linear, unpredictable and continuously changing
The time in seconds that it takes a dog to finish a race
The point at which videotape playback reaches a stable speed, all servos are locked, and there is enough preroll time for editing or digitizing.
The time it takes the skier to complete is worth 25% of their final score.
A Trait, representing the wrestler's movement speed.
The stat representing the dexterity and reflexes of a character.
Keywords:  burroughs, william, novels, son, beat
Speed, first published in 1970, was the first of two published novels by William S. Burroughs, Jr., the son of the Beat Generation author William S. Burroughs.
Speed is a function of net types, CLB density, switching matrices, and architecture.
Keywords:  welcome, rushed, guests, luxury, hall
step on it; "He rushed down the hall to receive his guests"; "The cars raced down the street"
a welcome luxury instead of a necessary step
The -speed option forces Wusage to optimize for fastest analysis, at the potential expense of higher memory use.
a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression
Keywords:  aggression, play, level, you, refers
Speed refers to the level of aggressiveness with which you play.
The aggression level at which you play.
The rate that water flows. image
a rate (usually rapid) at which something happens; "the project advanced with gratifying speed"
Rate of change of an object's position.
Keywords:  webster, dictionary, see
See Webster's Dictionary.
a card game that requires quickness to win
The quickness to attack that will limit the reaction time of the defender (stress the defense) and force defensive error.
A skill-related component of physical fitness that relates to the ability to perform a movement within a short period of time.
ability to move all or part of body as quickly as possible.
The ability to quickly move the body or a part of the body, as in swimming, running, throwing, kicking, swinging, etc.
Keywords:  combat
Keywords:  crest, wave, particular, point
For a wave, the speed of a particular point (such as its crest).