Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The symbol for the element vanadium.
  • Electricity The symbol for potential difference.
  • The symbol for the Roman numeral 5.
  • abbr. velocity
  • abbr. victory
  • abbr. vocative
  • abbr. volt
  • abbr. volume
  • abbr. vowel

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The twenty-second letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.
  • n. The volt in the International System of Units.
  • n. Symbol for vanadium.
  • n. The Roman numeral for 5.
  • n. IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for valine
  • n. The twenty-second letter of the English alphabet, called vee and written in the Latin script.
  • The resin identification code for polyvinyl chloride, also PVC

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Examples

  • ‰ Φ0, x ˆˆ V (p) iff x² ˆˆ V² (p) for all atomic programs Ï ‰ ˆˆ

    Propositional Dynamic Logic

  • Neither V nor V* can discriminate the relevant sorts of cracks from the relevant sort of shadows, but according to Burge this is not sufficient to make their contents the same.

    The Contents of Perception

  • -- The persons are, accordingly, symmetrical throughout; the action is so until past the dolphins (VIII: VIII¹); the drapery only in II: II¹, and in VI, V, IV: IV¹, V¹, VI¹; and the weapons not at all.

    The American Journal of Archaeology, 1893-1

  • V: V¹, so in VI: VI¹, persons, action, and arrangement, are closely symmetrical, while a graceful variety and harmony is effected by so modifying each of these elements as to repeat scarcely a detail in the several corresponding figures.

    The American Journal of Archaeology, 1893-1

  • The action is symmetrical throughout, although not exactly the same in V: V¹.

    The American Journal of Archaeology, 1893-1

  • As for Mary V-- oh, well, Mary V was very young and

    Skyrider

  • It joins Virgin Media's existing receiver line-up, alongside the basic V Box and the V+ HD Box incorporating HD capability with a personal video recorder.

    All - Digital Spy - Entertainment and Media News

  • - We've taken a look at a handful of drives from Kingston's V and V+ Series of solid state drives, and this time around we actually have the smallest capacity drive on hand.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • My question: I know most SSD will blow me away with performance, but will a SATA 3 Crucial drive be that much faster than say a cheap Kingston V or V+ series?

    The Tech Report: News

  • This one should directly compete with Kingston's V and V+ series 40GB drives which should retail at around €90.

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