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1. In mortgage-backed securities, the estimated rate at which homeowners will pay off the underlying mortgages of an MBS. The equivalent of the coupon on a mortgage-backed security is a percentage of the interest and principal paid on the mortgages backing the security. A risk associated with mortgage-backed securities is that too many homeowners will pay off their mortgages with too much speed, depriving the holder of the MBS from future interest payments.
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Some of the sails were again hoisted, and the speed of the boat was very good.
To have touched the side at the speed we were making would doubtless have resulted in instant death for us all.
We were not long in the shaft, and possibly the very fact of our enormous speed saved us, for evidently we started in the right direction and so quickly were we out again that we had no time to alter our course.
We plunged through the cold camp fog without diminishing our speed, and in a moment emerged into the glorious light of the two moons and the million stars.
Long did the three friends look without speaking, though united in heart, while the projectile sped onward with an ever-decreasing speed.
Quickly completing the repairs we rose together into the still, cloudless Martian sky, and at great speed and without further mishap returned to Zodanga.
The speed command sets the speed of the master rotor, and the friction is given by a different speed of the slave rotor that is separately adjustable.
With sustained read speed of 13MB/s and write speed of 12MB/s, Pretec Cheetah series CF card is the highest speed CF card on earth.
The key is to design machine speed and torque requirements for the application.
The one indisputable fact about speed and resistance is that the heavier the resistance, the slower the athlete's speed, and the lighter the resistance, the faster his speed.
Since there is a correlation between raw disk transfer speeds and the speed of the supporting data transfer interface, these increases in storage capacity are related to parallel improvements in data transfer rates.
One reason is that when a car moves at high speed, air flowing underneath it creates an upward force, explains Mark Drela, a professor of aeronautics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.