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celerity
American English: /səˈlɛrədi/
British English: /sɪˈlɛrɪti/

Translation of celerity in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • [formal]
    Example sentences
    • An individual's crime calculus is influenced by three factors: certainty, severity, and celerity of punishment.
    • Nowhere does fear do its work with more celerity and less constraint than in the financial markets, which often flee even from their own shadows.
    • Coerced abstinence reflects a shift in emphasis from the severity of potential sanctions for continued drug use to a focus on the certainty and celerity of consequences of use as the primary mechanism for changing offender behavior.

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