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 for split second
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  split second
      n 1: a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or
           the heart to beat); "if I had the chance I'd do it in a
           flash" [syn: blink of an eye, flash, heartbeat,
           instant, jiffy, split second, trice, twinkling,
           wink, New York minute]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  28 Moby Thesaurus words for "split second":
     breath, breathing, coup, crack, flash, half a jiffy, half a mo,
     half a second, half a shake, instant, jiff, jiffy, microsecond,
     millisecond, minute, moment, sec, second, shake, stroke, tick,
     trice, twink, twinkle, twinkling, twitch, two shakes, wink

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