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Direction MattersPlay
Unlike 'speed', 'velocity' implies movement in a specific direction. SlideThe ball's velocity was directly towards the goalpost.
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Not Just FastPlay
'High velocity' means very fast in one direction, not just fast in general. SlideThe high velocity wind pointed northward.
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Precise TermPlay
'Velocity' is commonly used when precision is needed, such as in sports or driving. SlideHe increased his car's velocity as he entered the highway.