Velocity vs Promptness - What's the difference?

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Velocity is a related term of promptness.


As nouns the difference between velocity and promptness

is that velocity is (physics) a vector quantity that denotes the rate of change of position with respect to time, or a speed with the directional component while promptness is the habit or characteristic of doing things without delay.

velocity

English

Noun

  • (physics) A vector quantity that denotes the rate of change of position with respect to time, or a speed with the directional component.
  • Rapidity of motion.
  • The rate of occurrence.
  • (economics) The number of times that an average unit of currency is spent during a specific period of time.
  • Derived terms

    * angular velocity * phase velocity * escape velocity

    promptness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The habit or characteristic of doing things without delay.
  • The habit of adhering to a designated time.
  • Synonyms

    * (habit of doing things with out delay) promptitude * (habit of adhering to a designated time) punctuality, timeliness