split second Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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split secondnoun [S]

uk   us  
a very ​shortmoment of ​time: They ​brought out ​guns and for a ​split second nobody ​moved. We had to make a split-second (= very ​quick)decision.
(Definition of split second from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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split secondnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsplɪt ˈsek·ənd/
a very ​shortperiod of ​time: For a split second we ​thought the ​bus would ​crash.
(Definition of split second from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “split second”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一瞬间,一刹那…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一瞬間,一刹那…
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