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synonyms for terminal velocity

  • escape velocity
  • flash
  • greased lightning
  • lightning speed
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How to use terminal velocity in a sentence

Such was its velocity that in some parts of the journey the speed was frequently 12 miles an hour.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
He presented the railway case with great ability, and his views were accepted on the important terminal question.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The cock springs out of its seat when water gets into the cylinder, and prevents any mischief from the velocity of the fly-wheel.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
The currents generally set to the north, and seldom run with any velocity either to the east or west.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
A great mass of dirt and brush and rock was hurtling down upon them with sickening velocity.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
I had a plentiful supply of 130-grain Spitzer-point bullets, a high-velocity, long-range killer that I might get a chance to use.
VALLEY OF THE CROENLEE TARBELL
It matters not how great the velocity of his movements, time is an essential ingredient to all motion, whether rapid or slow.
THE KINGDOM OF GOD, PART 1ORSON PRATT
It might be said that the one has great velocity and little mass, while the other has great mass and little velocity.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The former overcomes by its mass; the latter strikes by reason of its velocity.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The velocity of solution will then be greater than the velocity of deposition and solution will result.
THE ELEMENTS OF QUALITATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, VOL. 1, PARTS 1 AND 2.JULIUS STIEGLITZ
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TERMINAL VELOCITY

  • escape velocity
  • flash
  • greased lightning
  • lightning speed
  • terminal velocity
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.