/ɪnˌstæntəˈniəti/ (say in.stantuh'neeuhtee)

the quality or fact of being instantaneous; instantaneousness.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Instantaneity — In*stan ta*ne i*ty, n. [Cf. F. instantan[ e]it[ e].] Quality of being instantaneous. Shenstone. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • instantaneity — index dispatch (promptness) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Instantaneity — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Point of time. < N PARAG:Instantaneity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 instantaneity instantaneity instantaneousness immediacy Sgm: N 1 suddenness suddenness abruptness GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 moment moment instant …   English dictionary for students

  • instantaneity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Immediate occurrence Nouns 1. instantaneity, instantaneousness, immediacy, precipitancy (see rashness); suddenness, abruptness; moment, minute, second, instant, split second, nanosecond; twinkling, trice,… …   English dictionary for students

  • instantaneity — instantaneous ► ADJECTIVE 1) occurring or done instantly. 2) Physics existing or measured at a particular instant. DERIVATIVES instantaneity noun instantaneously adverb instantaneousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • instantaneity — noun see instantaneous …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • instantaneity — See instantaneous. * * * …   Universalium

  • instantaneity — noun The condition of being instantaneous …   Wiktionary

  • instantaneity — in·stan·ta·ne·i·ty …   English syllables

  • instantaneity — ˌinzˌtantənˈēəd.ē, ənz , antəˈnē , ˌinztəntəˈnē , n(ˌ)st noun ( es) Etymology: instantaneous + ity : the quality or state of being instantaneous …   Useful english dictionary

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