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nanosecondnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈnænəʊˌsekənd/
MEASURES, IT a ​measurementequal to one billionth of a second, used to describe the ​speed at which a ​computerworks on ​data: The chip's ​memoryaccesstime of 26 nanoseconds made it ​highlycompetitive.
in a nanosecond in an extremely ​shorttime: Following the ​scandal, their ​stocks went from 100 to zero in a nanosecond.
(Definition of nanosecond from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nanosecond”
in Chinese (Simplified) 毫微秒,纳秒…
in Chinese (Traditional) 毫微秒,納秒 ,奈秒…
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