Definitions

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

  • abbr. high velocity
  • abbr. high voltage

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  • high voltage
  • high velocity

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Examples

  • We saw a brief pop in both financial stock volatility and overall market volatility as measure by short term HV (10 day and 20 day).

    Daily Options Report

  • Nor was "HV" one of the many people whom Landis had gulled into donating to a legal defense fund he set up in 2006 in an unsuccessful attempt to overturn his suspension for a positive testosterone test at the

    NY Daily News

  • Perhaps no single doctrine taught by the Catholic Church is more widely rejected within the Church—in both theory and practice—than that the following is "intrinsically evil": every action which, whether in anticipation of the conjugal act, or in its accomplishment, or in the development of its natural consequences, proposes, whether as an end or as a means, to render procreation impossible CCC 2370, citing §14 of the best-known papal document on the subject, Pope Paul VI's Humanae Vitae 1968; 'HV' for short.

    Development and Negation VI: Contraception

  • * Approximately 397,000 2004 through 2006 Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles

    Toyota recalls 2.1 million vehicles in U.S. over acceleration

  • Similarly, males and females that had been caught four or more times in the study were designated High Vulnerability (HV) parents that were spawned in different ponds to produce a line of HV offspring ....

    On The Uncatchable Bass

  • If your fishing buddy ever outfishes you, all you have to say is "You must have HV fish on your side of the boat."

    On The Uncatchable Bass

  • "Controlled fishing experiments clearly showed that the HV offspring were more vulnerable to angling than the LV offspring," said Philipp.

    On The Uncatchable Bass

  • Out of my Benelli, I will use Federal Black Cloud 3. 5in BB for pass shooting and Winchester Supreme HV #2 when I am hunting over decoys.

    What is the best 3.5 inch load for geese?

  • Approximately 397,000 2004 through 2006 Highlander and Highlander HV vehicles

    Toyota recalls 2.1 million vehicles in U.S.

  • It's true that it is already illegal, and now cops on the streets are given the option to take those lawbreakers to jail or to the wonderful world of the HV emergency room.

    Mayor’s Ally, Mike O’Brien, Goes His Own Way on 520 and Aggressive Panhandling « PubliCola

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