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a part of a river where the current is very fast

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done or occurring in a brief period of time

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characterized by speed

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Here the salmon caught in the neighboring rapids were "warehoused," to await customers.
That he does not belie them will be evidenced hereafter, when we have occasion again to touch at Wishram and navigate the rapids.
And it went down the rapids like an empty sack and left the visible world to Asia, to yellow people beyond Christendom, to all that was terrible and strange!
All of which came to pass; and the boat, in the grip of the current, like a river steamer with smoke rising from the two joints of stove-pipe, grounded on shoals, hung up on split currents, and charged rapids and canyons, as it drove deeper into the Northland winter.
As we advanced, the way led from beneath the overhanging cliffs out into a dim light, and then it was that I saw that the trail had been cut from the living rock, and that it ran up along the river's side beyond the rapids.
With our task being to optimize the uprights and suspension levers, our specialist technicians dedicated themselves to re-engineering them for rapid casting.
The Department's emphasis on jointness, as well as acknowledgment that traditional DoD acquisition methods are not as responsive as necessary, led then Deputy Secretary of Defense Paul Wolfowitz, to create the Joint Rapid Acquisition Cell in September 2004.
New Dimension BST and SST 1200 large-format 3D printers for rapid prototyping from Stratasys' Dimension Printing unit are priced under $30,000 and have 57% larger working envelope than previous models.
The Kern is a ``drop and pool'' river, which means there's usually a calm place to get out of the water after a rapid.
Neither rapid refund loans nor the companies that offer them are regulated by state law.
Some HIV fighters caution that hurried and imperfect implementation of rapid testing could mean that some people will get life-shattering information but won't receive the life-saving care that should follow.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Springville, Utah-based Tangible Express, a rapid prototyping service provider, announces the introduction of a fractional ownership model to the rapid prototyping (RP) industry.
This rapid, below the confluence of the Salmon and Klamath rivers, is notorious for flipping rafts.
In that discussion, three panelists all agreed that the initial benefit that rapid prototyping offers is speed.