rapidity

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noun ra·pid·i·ty \ rə-ˈpi-də-tē , ra- \

Definition of rapidity

:the quality or state of being rapid

Examples of rapidity in a Sentence

  1. the rapidity with which she can do mental math calculations is amazing

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First Known Use of rapidity

1654


RAPIDITY Defined for Kids

rapidity

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noun ra·pid·i·ty \ rə-ˈpi-də-tē \

Definition of rapidity for Students

:the quality or state of being rapid
  • She said it with such rapidity I missed it.


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