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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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Speed of Sound is committed to breaking the barbershop mold with cutting edge arrangements, produced by lead Ashley Wright's father, Larry Wright.
In a recent study, he and his colleagues showed that after a rock drops into a body of water, a tiny jet of air shoots upward faster than the speed of sound.
But among the diabetic women, only the speed of sound at the phalangeal site correlated significantly with all three BMD values; the speed of sound in the tibia correlated with none of the BMD values, and the speed of sound in the radius correlated with only the BMD of the femoral neck.
Japan's trade ministry has said that research will be carried out over the next three years with the aim of building a passenger jet that can fly faster than the speed of sound.
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COLDPLAY Speed Of Sound They've been away for almost two years but there's no one to touch Coldplay when it comes to making tuneful and moving soft-rock music.
The Douglas D-558-1 Skystreak, below, was designed to investigate the mysteriously turbulent transonic environment just below the speed of sound.
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.
The three X-43C vehicles to be built will fly at hypersonic speeds from five to seven times the speed of sound.
Speed of sound checks where completed at pressures of 200, 1,100 and 9,000 psig on each gas.
Richard Noble triumphed over all odds when his Thrust Supersonic Car broke the speed of sound.