sec. Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"sec." in British English

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written abbreviation for second noun

secnoun [C]

uk   us  
uk   us   /sek/ informal a very ​shortperiod of ​time: Would you ​mindwaiting for me - I'll only be a ​couple of secs.
(Definition of sec. from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sec" in American English

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secnoun [C]

 us   /sek/
short form of second : Hang on a sec, Brian, I’ve got another ​call.
(Definition of sec from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"sec." in Business English

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sec.noun [C]

( US secy.) uk   us  
written abbreviation for secretary
(Definition of sec. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sec.”
in Chinese (Simplified) 秒, 片刻, 瞬间…
in Turkish saniye…
in Russian секунда, момент…
in Chinese (Traditional) 秒, 片刻, 瞬間…
in Polish chwila, sekunda…
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