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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One one hundred and twentieth part of a minute.

Usage examples (37)
  • For a half-second, Bingham thought of the mold and froze.
  • I saw, at the first half-second, that it had missed fire.
  • A half-second sooner and he would have seen me and swerved.
  • It probably delayed you getting here by a half-second or so. for more
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