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Meaning of “instantaneous” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of instantaneous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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instantaneousadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌɪn·stənˈteɪ·ni·əs/
happening or ​completedimmediately, without any ​delay: TV has conditioned us to ​expect instantaneous ​answers to ​difficultquestions.
instantaneously
adverb [not gradable]  us   /ˌɪn·stənˈteɪ·ni·əs·li/
(Definition of instantaneous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “instantaneous”
in Spanish instantáneo…
in Vietnamese tức thời…
in Malaysian sangat cepat…
in Thai ทันทีทันใด…
in French instantané…
in German augenblicklich…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞬间的,即刻的…
in Turkish ani, derhal/hemen olan…
in Russian мгновенный, незамедлительный…
in Indonesian seketika…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞬間的,立刻的…
in Polish natychmiastowy…
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