Meaning of V in English

V

1. vagabond.

2. Math. vector.

3. velocity.

4. verb.

5. victory.

6. Elect. volt; volts.

7. vowel.

Symbol.

1. the 22nd in order or in a series, or, when I is omitted, the 21st.

2. ( sometimes l.c. ) the Roman numeral for five. Cf. Roman numerals .

3. Chem. vanadium.

4. Biochem. valine.

5. Physics. electric potential.

6. (esp. during World War II) the symbol of Allied victory.

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .