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English definition of “moment”

moment

noun [C] (SHORT TIME)   /ˈmoʊ·mənt/
a very short period of time: Hold still for a moment while I tie your shoe. I’ll be ready in just a moment. momentary    /ˈmoʊ·mənˌter·i/ adjective [not gradable] There was a momentary lull in the conversation.
(Definition of moment noun (SHORT TIME) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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