fast-paced

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj fast-paced of communication that proceeds rapidly "a fast-paced talker","fast-paced fiction"
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Usage

In literature:

And fast grew the crowd which kept pace with it.
"The Rich Little Poor Boy" by Eleanor Gates
He was pacing past a heavy drapery when something very hard and moving very fast struck him on the head.
"Conquest Over Time" by Michael Shaara
As I paced up and down, enjoying the beauties of the fast narrowing firth, I no longer felt in doubt as to my ultimate destination.
"My Brave and Gallant Gentleman" by Robert Watson
As he left his house, he set out at a fast pace for the school.
"What Rough Beast?" by Jefferson Highe
He moved along at a fast pace.
"A Yankee Flier in Italy" by Rutherford G. Montgomery
The pace is fast and severe enough for them, and generally lasts sufficiently long.
"The Dog" by Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
They kept on at as fast a pace as they could, however, and reached the Missanabie River a little after noon.
"Northern Diamonds" by Frank Lillie Pollock
His pace might be fast or it might be slow, but his place was there.
"Arthur O'Leary" by Charles James Lever
Going round the turn the pace was fast, Strathmore still leading at the quarter pole.
"History of the Kentucky Derby, 1875-1921" by John Lawrence O'Connor
Nod's light heels fell so fast Thumb could scarcely keep pace with him.
"The Three Mulla-mulgars" by Walter De La Mare
Bila waited while he steadied himself, and then started off again, keeping up a fast pace.
"Feet Of Clay" by Phillip Hoskins
Then they proceeded, and were soon racing along at a fast pace.
"With Rifle and Bayonet" by F.S. Brereton
Fast as had been the pace in the Major's tax-cart, it seemed to me as though the miles flew much more quickly by as I returned to the town.
"Jack Hinton The Guardsman" by Charles James Lever
But the pace was too fast to last for long.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 98, June 14 1890" by Various
His brain will begin to go fast too, and already it's going the pace.
"The Fortunes Of Glencore" by Charles James Lever
The pace had been fast.
"The Man from Jericho" by Edwin Carlile Litsey
They could easily move too fast for the pace of the Assembly.
"The New Germany" by George Young
Rested by his sojourn in the inn stable, he paced fast and easily along the forest paths.
"Nevermore" by Rolf Boldrewood
Hers was beating fast too, but could not keep pace with it.
"The Song of Songs" by Hermann Sudermann
They were coming very fast, at a sort of hop-skip-and-jump pace, but keeping step with each other exactly.
"Nelly's Silver Mine" by Helen Hunt Jackson
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In news:

Fast- Paced Five-Move Total Body Workout.
Snapshot of a fast- paced packaging trade show.
Pumped for StartupCamp5's Fast- paced Startup Pitches.
Fast- paced Aggies may have profound effect on SEC football.
Next Lamar opponent runs fast- paced offense.
Fast- Paced Cartoons Like 'SpongeBob' May Harm Children's Brains Bloomberg.
Fast- paced animated programs such as "SpongeBob SquarePants" may be harming children's brains, reports Bloomberg, citing a study published in the journal Pediatrics.
Kitchen Witches' funny, fast- paced .
Tucson News NowWaterfront Properties Agents Prepare for Fast- Paced Season.
Fast- paced thriller 'The Finder' is a keeper.
Missouri football team eager for fast- paced game in Lubbock.
Even in a Fast- Paced World, There Time for Slow Food.
WellCAP plays key role in fast- paced Thailand drilling operations.
Lessons Learned In A Fast- Paced Business.
Broncos can't keep up with Patriots' fast- paced offense.
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In science:

While none of these standards are absolutely perfect for fast paced mobile adhoc networks, further standards like IEEE 802.15.3 (Wireless USB) are expected in the future which seek to provide high bandwidth connectivity with low-power requirements in the facilitation of mobile ad-hoc network connectivity.
Content Sharing for Mobile Devices
Digital resources are widely used in today’s education and their pace of growth is considerably fast.
Mechanism for Learning Object retrieval supporting adaptivity
The quantum computing community remains fairly small at present, yet the pace of progress has been fast and accelerating in the last few years.
Quantum Computing
This is rather difficult considering the fast pace of kernel development in Linux environment.
Cluster Computing White Paper
Over the last few years several new ideas for tests of quantum-gravity physics have appeared at increasingly fast pace, with a fast growing (although, of course, still relatively small) number of research groups joining the quantum-gravity-phenomenology endeavor.
Quantum-Gravity Phenomenology: Status and Prospects
Over these past few years several new ideas for tests of Planck-scale effects have appeared at an increasingly fast pace, with a growing number of research groups joining the quantumgravity-phenomenology effort.
A perspective on Quantum Gravity Phenomenology
Moore’s law, predicting an exponential growth of computational ability, is now believed to be in perryl and there is a need for a new technological revolution if the fast pace of technology is to be mantained.
Magneto-transport and magneto-optical properties of ferromagnetic (III,Mn)V semicondcutors: a review
Figure 4: Typical computer-generated stride interval time series using the SCPG model in the freely walking and metronome paced conditions for normal, slow and fast pace.
A Multifractal Dynamical Model of Human Gait
SCPG model in the freely walking and metronome-paced conditions for normal, slow and fast paces.
A Multifractal Dynamical Model of Human Gait
Since the field of computer science research tends to be fast paced, conferences provide a great chance for timestamping the latest research findings earlier which allows the knowledge to be publicly shared more rapidly.
A Decade of Database Research Publications
Indeed, in the actual retina, the passband of the DoG cells runs through the low frequencies at a fast pace, then decelerates in an exponential fashion.
Streaming an image through the eye: The retina seen as a dithered scalable image coder
The Workshop in Seattle has shown that the physics of heavy quarkonium continues to develop at a fast pace; moreover, we have every reason to believe that the next year, with RHIC turning on, will mark the beginning of the new exciting era in this field.
Summary
This is in part due to the fact that these are very large, evolving networks—for some of them, the evolution runs at a very fast pace, as is the case of the WWW.
Directed cycles and related structures in random graphs: I- Static properties
The fast pace of the computer industry is mainly driven by the miniaturization of elements in microprocessors.
Electron transport through molecules in the Kondo regime: the role of molecular vibrations
The advent of the sophisticated X-ray observatories Chandra and XMM-Newton is advancing study of solar system X-ray emission at a fast pace.
X-rays from solar system objects
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