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{adj: fast-paced} of communication that proceeds rapidly
"a fast-paced talker"
"fast-paced fiction"



{adv: virulently} in a virulent manner
"an old woman advanced a few paces to shake her fist virulently in my face"

{n: cyberpunk} a genre of fast-paced science fiction involving oppressive futuristic computerized societies

{n: footstep, pace, step, stride} the distance covered by a step
"he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"

{n: harness race, harness racing} a horse race between people riding in sulkies behind horses that are trotting or pacing

{n: pac-man strategy} the target company defends itself by threatening to take over its acquirer

{n: pacing} walking with slow regular strides

{n: political action committee, PAC} committee formed by a special-interest group to raise money for their favorite political candidates

{n: tempo, pacing} (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played

{v: pace, step} measure (distances) by pacing
"step off ten yards"

{v: pace} go at a pace
"The horse paced"

{v: pace} walk with slow or fast paces
"He paced up and down the hall"


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