Origin of instantaneous
OTHER WORDS FROM instantaneousin·stan·ta·ne·i·ty [in-stan-tn-ee-i-tee, in-stuhn-tuh-nee-], /ɪnˌstæn tnˈi ɪ ti, ˌɪn stən təˈni-/, in·stan·ta·ne·ous·ness, nounin·stan·ta·ne·ous·ly, adverb
How to use instantaneous in a sentence
Whereas if you’re heating a piece of metal in the atmosphere over the course of 10 seconds, then you get an instantaneous absorption of oxygen, many kilometers above the ground — great way of measuring the composition of the Earth’s upper atmosphere.
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The control menu is excellent, with every action instantaneous, no loading or stuttering.PlayStation 5 review: PS5 is a sensory game-changer|Elise Favis|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Neuroscientists already knew that memory formation is not instantaneous, and that the act of remembering is crucial to locking a memory into the brain.Brain Cell DNA Refolds Itself to Aid Memory Recall|Elena Renken|November 2, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Instantaneously posting and garnering likes or retweets is the goal, as with increased notifications, the better the selfie.
This light becomes instantaneously hypostasizing as it swirls into different patterns.
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The fact that doing so can instantaneously alleviate all our discomfort is hard to resist.
Which it goes ahead and does instantaneously, before you even get to the next page.
The porter placed there by Longcluse, of course, opened the gate instantaneously at his call.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
It was curious to watch the young girls as they instantaneously availed themselves of Mrs Mason's absence.Ruth|Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
The sea air, however, has one most extraordinary quality—it removes a cough or cold almost instantaneously.
A little after sunset, the insurgents reached the forest, and instantaneously disappeared under covert.The Border Rifles|Gustave Aimard
An English farmer would instantaneously double or quadruple the produce of the province.
British Dictionary definitions for instantaneous
- occurring at or associated with a particular instant
- equal to the limit of the average value of a given variable as the time interval over which the variable is considered approaches zeroinstantaneous velocity