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“If we could decrease transmission and new infection rates, then we could decrease the rapidity of which these viruses mutate,” he said.
WILL THE VACCINES WORK AGAINST THE SOUTH AFRICAN VARIANT OF COVID-19?DANIEL BENTLEYJANUARY 8, 2021FORTUNE
It will be remembered that pitch depends upon the rapidity of the sound waves or vibrations.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The fingers of all the clocks in the house were revolving with the most extraordinary rapidity--she was helpless.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Rapidity of action and a self-confidence which on the battlefield never felt itself beaten were the cause of Murat's success.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Spite, however, of punishments and prohibitions the use of tobacco spread with the rapidity of lightning.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
There chanced to be a forked tree close at hand, to which the major rushed and scrambled up with amazing rapidity.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
You will not read the book with the rapidity with which some young ladies are said to devour the latest novel.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
From the very outset of his career in Spain he showed a lack of strategic insight and a want of rapidity of movement.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
She pointed hastily to some livid bruises upon her neck and arms, and continued with great rapidity.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Events—yet always inner events—moved with such rapidity then that he lost count of time.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
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