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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “in the twinkling of an eye”

in the twinkling of an eye

If something happens in the twinkling of an eye, it happens very quickly
轉眼間;飛快地
Microprocessors do the calculations in the twinkling of an eye.
微處理器在瞬間即可完成計算。
Fast and rapidShort in time
(Definition of in the twinkling of an eye from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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