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Translation of "second" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

second

noun [C] (TIME) 時間     /ˈsek.ənd/
( abbreviation sec, s) a short unit of time which is equal to a sixtieth of a minute There are sixty seconds in a minute. 1分鐘有60秒。 These computers process millions of instructions per second. 這些電腦每秒鐘處理幾百萬個指令。 The new system can trace a phone call in a fraction of a second. 新系統可以極快地查出來電號碼。 Specific periods of time a very short period of time 片刻;瞬間 "Come on, hurry up!" "I'll just/only be a second - I've got to lock the back door." 「快,跟上!」「等一下,我得把鎖後門。」 Have you got a second, Paul? I'd like to have a word with you. 你能抽出點時間嗎,保羅?我想和你說句話。 It won't take a second (= It will be very quick). 花不了多少時間。 Wait a couple of/a few seconds before trying again. 等一會兒再試。 Short in timeTemporary
(Definition of second noun (TIME) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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