instant

instant / ˈɪn stənt /

noun
an infinitesimal or very short space of time; a moment:
They arrived not an instant too soon.
the point of time now present or present with reference to some action or event.

adjective
succeeding without any interval of time; prompt; immediate:
instant relief from a headache.
pressing or urgent:
instant need.
noting a food or beverage requiring a minimal amount of time and effort to prepare, as by heating or the addition of milk or water, before being served or used:
instant coffee; instant pudding.

adverb
instantly.

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