In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
2(high speed)velocidad femininewe were moving with such velocity that ... — íbamos a tal velocidad que ...
- Scientists and inventors are unraveling new technology at incredible velocity.
- But you don't have to be a dot-com executive to see how the Internet accelerates business velocity.
- Medical advances aside, almost every technological progress has been about velocity, about the simple process of speeding things up.
- The bolt left the crossbow with amazing velocity, striking the target with near-perfect accuracy.
- A gauss rifle is a rifle that throws an iron slug at an incredibly high velocity.
- The velocity of change in today's economy requires a steady commitment to your fundamental values.
- Having started his corporate career with maximum velocity, Yang now runs another company called Yahoo!
- The film has nail-biting stunts performed at such velocity you're pinned to the back of your chair just watching.
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