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n. street slang for methamphetamine, a drug in a chrystaline form which supposedly stimulates the senses, is popular with some illicit drug users, and is addictive. It smells bad, has serious unhealthy side effects, and its possession, use and sale without a prescription are all crimes. (See: narcotics, controlled substance)

See: dispatch, expedite, haste, hasten, help, organize, precipitate, promote, race
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From the gradient of graph, find the speed of sound in air at your room temperature.
These tiny jets of air can blast faster than the speed of sound, Gekle found.
The French side can offer experience from Concorde, while Japan has successfully tested an engine that can reach more than five times the speed of sound, reports The Associated Press.
The spacecraft will hurtle 80 miles into space, rising vertically and reaching Mach 1 (600 mph) in less than 10 seconds, ultimately traveling at three times the speed of sound.
Speeds greater than five times the speed of sound are called hypersonic.
Speed of sound checks where completed at pressures of 200, 1,100 and 9,000 psig on each gas.
The truth of the matter is by definition, "sub-sonic" simply means slower than the speed of sound.
Richard Noble triumphed over all odds when his Thrust Supersonic Car broke the speed of sound.
One of these advancements involves Acoustic Thermometry, which utilizes how the speed of sound of a monatomic gas is related to its thermodynamic temperature.
Speed of sound was correlated with both type 1 diabetes status and current smoking.
The first Aim-120 missile fired at the speed of sound from an F-22 Raptor was launched during a test mission from Edwards Air Force Base in California.
The objectives of this research were to (1) compare the speed of sound in different media, such as air and water, (2) pass sound waves from a gas to a liquid, to determine the wavelength and frequency of the speed of sound, (3) to determine whether or not the speed of sound depends on frequency, and (4) to compare two different methods of calculating the speed of sound.