microsecond

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noun mi·cro·sec·ond \ ˈmī-krō-ˌse-kənd , -kənt \

Definition of microsecond

:one millionth of a second

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MICROSECOND Defined for English Language Learners

microsecond

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Definition of microsecond for English Language Learners

  • : one millionth of a second

  • : a very short period of time


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microsecond

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noun mi·cro·sec·ond \ ˈmī-krō-ˌsek-ənd, -ənt \

medical Definition of microsecond

:one millionth of a second

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