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speed

(spēd),
The magnitude of velocity without regard to direction. Compare: velocity.

speed

(spēd)
n.
Slang A stimulant drug, especially amphetamine or methamphetamine.
v. sped (spĕd) or speeded, speeding, speeds
v.intr.
Slang To be under the influence of a stimulant drug.
Drug slang A regional street synonym for amphetamine, which may also refer to methamphetamine and crack cocaine
Vox populi Rapidity of movement

SPEED

Cardiology A clinical trial–Strategies for Patency Enhancement in the Emergency Department

speed

Drug slang A street synonym for amphetamine, which may also refer to methamphetamine and crack

speed

(spēd)
The magnitude of velocity without regard to direction.
Compare: velocity
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These systems speed up the development of complex models, material nonlinear analysis, design optimization, coupled- or multifield analysis, and adaptive meshing.
Howat and his colleagues have determined that friction between the glacial walls and the fjords that surround them is probably what holds outlet glaciers in place, and sudden increases in ocean water temperature cause the outlet glaciers to speed up.
While in the short term, we have experienced growing pains relative to certain costs, we are deploying capital in our businesses to capture this growth, including but not limited to the further build out of our aerospace manufacturing facilities, a new multi-line facility in Brazil that is secured by multi-year contracts, new beverage can lines in our Rome, Georgia, and Fort Worth, Texas, facilities, as well as additional line speed ups and conversions in North America and Europe.