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What does CAV stand for?

CAV stands for Constant Angular Velocity

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As the wheel is moving at a constant angular velocity [and] the ball is decelerating, the time interval between these passes at a particular point are going to get longer," Professor Small as telling the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
CAV stands for Constant Angular Velocity, and means that the disc is read/written at a constantly increasing speed.
It's remarkable 48X write speed enables a full CD-R to be burned in less than two and a half minutes, and because veloCD utilizes the Constant Angular Velocity (CAV) method of writing to disk, unlike drives that use Constant Linear Velocity (CLV) technology, CD recording performance is smoother, with less chance of write errors.