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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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And RAC road safety spokesman Pete Williams said: "While speed is clearly a contributory factor in many road accidents and there is no question that drivers should obey the speed limit, it doesn't seem sensible to make motorists constantly look at their speedometers for fear of drifting 1mph above the limit.
Pete Williams, RAC road safety spokesman, said: "While speed is clearly a contributory factor in many road accidents and there is no question that drivers should obey the speed limit, it doesn't seem sensible to make motorists constantly look at their speedometers for fear of drifting a few miles an hour above the limit.
The New York Post reports that Francisco Jose Garzon Amo posted a screenshot of the train's speedometer reading 200 km/h.
The usual situation that you will face is a police officer following you and relying upon his speedometer as the corroboration.
El Ghanassy told Dunkirk county court: "I confused miles with kilometres on my speedometer.
As I merged onto the highway south of downtown Austin on Wednesday afternoon, I pushed down on the gas pedal and watched my speedometer needle sail rightward.
It is not at all difficult to maintain a given speed without such constant reference to the speedometer.
Color-changing speedometer with customized warnings (visual, vibrate, or sound).
I got a ticket for 36mph in a 30mph zone and was advised by the police traffic unit to get my speedometer checked as if it was found to be faulty even by a mile, I could request a rescindment of the fine and points.
The speedometer indicates their value on a 1-100 mile continuum in terms of speed, "amounts of new insight and opportunities for collaborative action.
Some new cars go back and forth, and one of our shoppers says she almost got killed when she jammed on the brakes, because the speedometer on her rental Taurus said she was going 100.
Q MY satnav shows me to be travelling 3-4mph slower than my speedometer when going at 30mph, and 6-8mph at 60mph.