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[びょう()]
byou
noun

English Meaning(s) for 秒

noun
  1. second (unit of time)
  2. arc second

Definition and Synonyms for 秒

Arcsecond a 60th part of a minute of arc
Synonyms: 二番,
S 1/60 of a minute
Synonyms: セカンド, セコンド,
S the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
Synonyms: セカンド, セコンド,

Meanings for each kanji in 秒

second (1/60 minute) Kanji Details »

Categories 秒 is a member of

Time Unit a unit for measuring time periods
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Angular Unit a unit of measurement for angles
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 秒

Sample Sentences for 秒

One minute has sixty seconds.
He waited for several seconds and opened the door.
He did it in only a fraction of a second.
I made the last bus by a few seconds.
Yes. He can run 100 meters within twelve seconds.

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