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Princeton's WordNet

  1. speed of light, light speed, c(noun)

    the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second

    Synonyms:
    century, hundred, light speed, degree Celsius, nose candy, snow, coke, vitamin C, ascorbic acid, deoxycytidine monophosphate, one C, degree centigrade, c, ampere-second, coulomb, atomic number 6, blow, carbon, cytosine

Wiktionary

  1. speed of light(noun)

    Synonyms:
    Einstein constant, Einstein barrier, lightspeed, light speed, c

  2. speed of light(noun)

    The speed of electromagnetic radiation in a perfect vacuum: exactly 299,792,458 metres per second by definition.

    Synonyms:
    c, Einstein barrier, lightspeed, light speed, Einstein constant

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How to use speed of light in a sentence?

  1. Douglas Adams:

    Nothing travels faster than the speed of light with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.

  2. Yonatan Winetraub:

    Landing is the most difficult part of the mission for multiple reasons, it takes radio signals traveling at the speed of light 2 to 3 seconds in total to send and receive messages – the spacecraft is traveling at 2 kilometers a second at that point.

  3. John Foster:

    The constant activity on the surface of the Sun is punctuated by violent outbursts powered the Sun’s strong magnetic field. Solar flares emit bursts of X-rays that travel outward at the speed of light, coronal mass ejections( CMEs) are giant eruptions of hot gasses from the Sun’s outer atmosphere. As this blast wave of solar material( plasma) streams towards the planets at 1000 km/sec, it sweeps up the magnetic field in its path, creating a magnetized shockwave of the type that struck Earth’s magnetic field on October 8, 2013.

  4. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    They say, nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, and they have forgotten the speed of the soul.

  5. Woody Allen:

    It is impossible to travel faster than the speed of light, and certainly not desirable, as one's hat keeps blowing off.


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