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V in Numbers topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishVV, v /viĖ/ (plural Vā€™s, vā€™s) noun šŸ”Š šŸ”Š 1 SLA[countable, uncountable] the 22nd letter of the English alphabet2 HMNthe number 5 in the system of roman numerals3 [countable usually singular] something that has a shape like the letter V šŸ”Š She cut the material into a V.
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Vā€¢ Both materials were removed in a 550-torr helium arc discharge sustained by 28 V at 70 amps d.c.ā€¢ However, the film must be taken to +0.5 V to make it positive.ā€¢ At - 0.7 V it becomes neutral and the resistance rises.ā€¢ Ducks flew overhead in a V.ā€¢ To decrease the depth of a V neckline, deduct 1 from this figure for each 0.5 centimetre required.ā€¢ Ten years earlier, on 19 May 1364, the coronation of Charles V had taken place at Reims cathedral.ā€¢ In every way, Henry V acted as if all that he did was to be lasting in its effects.ā€¢ Unfortunately, when Henry V died in 1422, his fleet was already less useful than its royal founder had hoped.ā€¢ By contrast, his son James V was the most terrifying of his line; but he was no less successful.