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The country code for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.


The design cruising speed. It is one of the speeds used in establishing the strength of the aircraft.


The rate of climb or vertical speed of an aircraft. It is not the IAS (indicated air speed) or the TAS (true air speed) but the vertical speed. See vertical speed indicator.


(1) (Venture Capital or Venture Capitalist) The money or the person or organization that invests money in startup or small companies. A tremendous amount of venture capital has been invested in the computer field, especially in Internet startups.

(2) See virtual circuit, videoconferencing and Visual C++.

(3) (Vc) Ground voltage at the collector terminal. See Vcc.