celerity


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celerity

[sə′ler·əd·ē]
(physics)
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The effect on the precision and celerity of the military movements was so remarkable that Lorquas Ptomel presented me with a massive anklet of gold from his own leg, as a sign of his appreciation of my service to the horde.
With celerity born of the fear of death the boy clambered into the branches of the tree, and a moment later the king of beasts entered the clearing and approached the carcass of an antelope which, until now, the boy had not seen.
"I dare say you believed it; but I am by no means convinced that you would be gone with such celerity. Your conduct would be quite as dependent on chance as that of any man I know; and if, as you were mounting your horse, a friend were to say, Bingley, you had better stay till next week,' you would probably do it, you would probably not go-- and at another word, might stay a month."
By dint of much hard scrambling however, and at some risk to our necks, we at last surmounted it, and continued our fight with unabated celerity.
These rapid attentions were bestowed with the celerity and skill of a practised surgeon, and, when they were complete, the doctor, taking a cordial from his medicine-chest, poured a few drops upon his patient's lips.
His attention had been drawn to it often by the three words in silver lettering on a black cloth, which, with two model coffins, adorned the window: Economy, Celerity, Propriety.
Little or no reasoning was required to convince him of the identity of the guilty party, and with the same celerity that had marked his decision to unearth the jewels, he set out upon the trail of the thief.
Also, the celerity with which it had been accepted and published was a pleasant thought to him.
NOTTINGHAM: 2.00 Danyah, 2.35 Celerity, 3.05 Court Order, 3.40 Eula Varner, 4.10 African Jazz, 4.45 Ojooba, 5.20 Light Of Air.
CHELMSFORD CITY Going: Standard 5.40 Decanter 6.10 Instantly 6.40 Furious 7.10 Corinthia Knight 7.45 Star Of Southwold 8.15 Herculean 8.45 Sandy Steve 9.15 Muraaqeb NEWBURY Going: Good 1.50 Ottoman Court 2.25 Baba Ghanouj 2.55 War Brigade 3.30 Seize The Time (nap) 4.00 Point of Order 4.35 Woodhouse 5.05 Amor Fati NEWMARKET Going: Good to firm 5.15 Swinley Forest 5.50 That's Not Me 6.20 Shandoz 6.50 Creek Island 7.20 Guildhall 7.55 Siglo Six NOTTINGHAM Going: Good-good to soft in places 2.00 Danyah 2.35 Celerity 3.05 Court Order 3.40 Eula Varner 4.10 African Jazz 4.45 Ghaziyah 5.20 Light Of Air
ATTO will also demo several 8K editing workflow solutions such as the ATTO Celerity 32Gb Fibre Channel HBAs, and ATTO FastFrame 40Gb NICs with ThunderLink powering Avid NEXIS connectivity.
ATTO in-stand demonstrations this year include an 8K editing workflow featuring ATTO Celerity 32Gb Fibre Channel HBAs, and ATTO FastFrame 40Gb NICs with ThunderLink powering Avid NEXIS connectivity.