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picosecond

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English

Etymology

From the metric prefix pico- and the word second

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈpiː.kəʊˌsɛk.ənd/, SAMPA: /"pi:.k@U%sEk.@nd/
  • Hyphenation: pee-ko-sec-ond

Noun

Singular
picosecond

Plural
{{{1}}}

picosecond ({{{1}}}) (ps in the SI-system)
  1. A measure of time; 1 10-12 (0.000,000,000,001) second (One millionth of a millionth of a second)

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