hypersonic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or with the capacity of rate corresponding to or exceeding 5 times the speed of noise.
    • add up to, or more than, or capable of achieving, five times the speed of noise.
    • far adequate over the speed of noise in order to cause considerable variations in behavior as a result of chemical responses or disassociation associated with environment.
  • noun:
    • regarding or moving at a speed significantly more than the speed of sound, usually meaning higher than mach 5. All rates over the speed of sound tend to be supersonic, but becoming hypersonic requires also greater rate.

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