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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of speed) less than that of sound in a designated medium.

Usage examples (35)
  • Aircraft flying at subsonic speeds
  • There are standard pressure loads, so-called "subsonic" loads, and ultra fast, high pressure, +P and +P+ loads.
  • It's conducted some test flights at subsonic speed.
  • Most likely subsonic rounds, probably nine millimeter. for more
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