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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One billionth (10^-9) of a short time period.

Usage examples (36)
  • Half a nanosecond is my guess as to what would be a truthful answer.
  • Saves me like nanoseconds in time, but still, a nanosecond is a nanosecond.
  • A light-nanosecond is about a foot.
  • At the last "nanosecond," Derek Parsons said, he looked up. for more
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