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quick time

Military. a rate of marching in which 120 paces, each of 30 inches (76.2 cm), are taken in a minute.
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1795-1805 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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quick time

(military) the normal marching rate of 120 paces to the minute Compare double time (sense 3), double time (sense 4)
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quicktime in Technology

graphics, standard, file format, product
Apple Computer's standard for integrating full-motion video and digitised sound into application programs.
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