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ultrashort

[uhl-truh-shawrt] /ˌʌl trəˈʃɔrt/
adjective
1.
extremely short.
2.
(of a wavelength) smaller than 10 meters.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; ultra- + short
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ultrashort

/ˌʌltrəˈʃɔːt/
adjective
1.
(of a radio wave) having a wavelength shorter than 10 metres
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