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  • 1 Fleetness — Fleet ness, n. Swiftness; rapidity; velocity; celerity; speed; as, the fleetness of a horse or of time. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 fleetness — Ⅰ. fleet [1] ► NOUN 1) a group of ships sailing together. 2) (the fleet) a country s navy. 3) a number of vehicles or aircraft operating together. ORIGIN Old English. Ⅱ. f …

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  • 3 fleetness — noun rapidity of movement fleetness of foot • Derivationally related forms: ↑fleet • Hypernyms: ↑celerity, ↑quickness, ↑rapidity, ↑rapidness, ↑speediness …

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  • 4 fleetness — noun see fleet III …

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  • 5 fleetness — See fleetly. * * * …

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  • 6 fleetness — noun The quality of being fleet …

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  • 7 fleetness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. quickness, velocity, rapidity; see speed . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Rapidness of movement or activity: celerity, dispatch, expedition, expeditiousness, haste, hurry, hustle, quickness, rapidity, rapidness, speed,… …

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  • 8 fleetness — fleet·ness || fliːtnɪs n. quickness, rapidness, speed …

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  • 9 fleetness — n. Swiftness, quickness, rapidity, celerity, velocity, speed, nimbleness …

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  • 10 fleetness — n swiftness, rapidity, quickness, speediness; speed, lightning or blazing speed, velocity; expedition, dispatch, promptitude, promptness; agility, nimbleness, nimble footedness, quick footedness, light footedness …

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  • 11 fleetness — fleet·ness …

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  • 12 List of the animals in the Bible — See main article Animals in the Bible. The following is a list of animals whose name appears in the Bible. Whenever required for the identification, the Hebrew name will be indicated, as well as the specific term used by Zoologists. This list… …

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  • 13 Animals in the Bible — • The sacred books were composed by and for a people almost exclusively given to husbandry and pastoral life, hence in constant communication with nature Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Animals in the Bible     Anima …

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  • 14 O'Connell — Ⅰ. Recorded in various spellings including O Connell, O Connel, Connell and Connel, this interesting surname is of pre 7th century Gaelic Irish origin. It is an anglicized form of O Conaill, meaning the descendant of Conall. This is a personal… …

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  • 15 haste — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Swiftness Nouns haste, urgency; dispatch; acceleration, spurt, forced march, rush, dash; velocity; precipitancy, precipitation, precipitousness; impatience, impetuosity; expedition, earliness; hurry,… …

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  • 16 Angular velocity — Velocity Ve*loc i*ty, n.; pl. {Velocities}. [L. velocitas, from velox, ocis, swift, quick; perhaps akin to v?lare to fly (see {Volatile}): cf. F. v[ e]locit[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. Quickness of motion; swiftness; speed; celerity; rapidity; as,… …

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  • 17 Initial velocity — Velocity Ve*loc i*ty, n.; pl. {Velocities}. [L. velocitas, from velox, ocis, swift, quick; perhaps akin to v?lare to fly (see {Volatile}): cf. F. v[ e]locit[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. Quickness of motion; swiftness; speed; celerity; rapidity; as,… …

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  • 18 Quickness — Quick ness, n. 1. The condition or quality of being quick or living; life. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Touch it with thy celestial quickness. Herbert. [1913 Webster] 2. Activity; briskness; especially, rapidity of motion; speed; celerity; as, quickness …

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  • 19 Rapidity — Ra*pid i*ty (r[.a]*p[i^]d [i^]*t[y^]), n. [L. rapiditas: cf. F. rapidit[ e].] The quality or state of being rapid; swiftness; celerity; velocity; as, the rapidity of a current; rapidity of speech; rapidity of growth or improvement. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 Relative velocity — Velocity Ve*loc i*ty, n.; pl. {Velocities}. [L. velocitas, from velox, ocis, swift, quick; perhaps akin to v?lare to fly (see {Volatile}): cf. F. v[ e]locit[ e].] [1913 Webster] 1. Quickness of motion; swiftness; speed; celerity; rapidity; as,… …

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