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ˈmɪl əˌsɛk əndmil·lisec·ond

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  1. millisecond, msecnoun

    one thousandth (10^-3) of a second


  1. millisecondnoun

    One one-thousandth of a second. Symbol: ms


  1. Millisecond

    A millisecond is a thousandth of a second. 10 milliseconds are called a centisecond, commonly seen on many stopwatches but often mistakenly referred to as milliseconds. 100 milliseconds are called a decisecond. To help compare orders of magnitude of different times, this page lists times between 10−3 seconds and 10⁰ seconds.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of millisecond in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of millisecond in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    I imagined I was God for a millisecond and became speechless for a long time.

  2. Marc Friedland:

    Fifty years from now, hopefully a winner who looks back at their envelope will recapture that moment in time when everybody was watching, and they announced in that millisecond who the Oscar winner was, it really becomes a keepsake that will last a lifetime.

  3. Dana Rohrabacher:

    We started arguing about who won the Cold War. And so we decided to settle it like men do when they've had too much to drink in the pub. So we got to these arm wrestling matches, and I ended up being paired off with Putin, he's a little guy, but boy, I'll tell ya. He put me down in a millisecond ! He is tough. His muscles are just unbelievable.

  4. Mark Bucher:

    This one kicked back pretty hard. I did it as fun or a parody, but Right to Life supporters mobilized in a millisecond. Just check out our social feeds.

  5. Professor Gil Weinberg:

    We believe that if you augment humans with technology humans should be able to do much more, and we thought that music is a great medium to try that, music is something that is very timely, you really need to do things on the right millisecond. It's also very spatial, you need to go to the right places, so what better medium than to try the concept of a third arm that would augment you and allow you to do things that you couldn't before in music.

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