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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tiny unit of time.

Usage examples (36)
  • A microsecond is a unit of time equal to one millionth (10-6) of a second.
  • A chip that stores light for a microsecond is a step towards optical computing
  • Never for a microsecond would I get them confused.
  • Less than a microsecond, Eric would have sworn to that. for more
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