per second per second

adverb

Definition of per second per second 

: per second every second used of acceleration

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And, though the acceleration produced is small (1mm per second per second), there is little in the vacuum of space to slow the craft down. The Economist, "Space travelA new way of propelling spacecraft may open up the asteroid belt," 21 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of per second per second

1916, in the meaning defined above

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