swift

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swift englannista suomeksi

  1. vinha, sukkela, pika-, vikkelä, nopea

  2. Sceloporus occidentalis

  3. tervapääsky

  1. nopea, sukkela, vikkelä, vinha

  2. Substantiivi

  3. kiitäjä Apodidae, tervapääsky common swift, Apus apus

  4. piikkileguaani

swift englanniksi

  1. Swift

  1. Fast; quick; rapid.

  2. {{quote-journal|en|date=November 12, 2011|title=International friendly: England 1-0 Spain|work=BBC Sport|url=http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/15693231.stm

  3. Capable of moving at high speeds.

  4. A small plain-colored bird of the family Apodidae that resembles a swallow and is noted for its rapid flight.

  5. (syn)

  6. Any of certain lizards of the genus ''Sceloporus''.

  7. (syn), (vern)

  8. 1965 (March), ''Boys' Life'' (page 52)

  9. As a guide to start your collection we'd suggest either iguanas, tejus, swifts, basilisks, horned toads or alligator lizards.
  10. A moth of the family Hepialidae, moth, moth.

  11. Any of various fast-flying hesperiid butterflies.

  12. (quote-journal)| passage=Earless ghost swift moths become “invisible” to echolocating bats by forming mating clusters close (less than half a meter) above vegetation and effectively blending into the clutter of echoes that the bat receives from the leaves and stems around them.

  13. A light, collapsible reel used to hold a hank of yarn in order to wind off skeins or balls.

  14. The main cylinder of a carding-machine.

  15. The current of a stream.

  16. Swiftly.

  17. 1602, (w), ''Troilus and Cressida|Troilus and Cressida'', II. iii. 263:

  18. Light boats sail swift, though greater hulks draw deep.
  19. 1793, (w), ''Lord William|Lord William''

  20. Ply swift and strong the oar.
  21. (l), (l)