n (plural -ties)
- 1.1 uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable [Physics/Física] velocidad (feminine) muzzle velocity velocidad inicial de un proyectil 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (high speed) velocidad (feminine) we were moving with such velocity that … íbamos a tal velocidad que …More example sentences
- Scientists and inventors are unraveling new technology at incredible velocity.
- But you don't have to be a dot-com executive to see how the Internet accelerates business velocity.
- Medical advances aside, almost every technological progress has been about velocity, about the simple process of speeding things up.
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Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.