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instantaneous
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition occurring with no delay
  • His face darkened with some powerful emotion, which, nevertheless, he so instantaneously controlled by an effort of his will, that, save at a single moment, its expression might have passed for calmness.
    Chapter 3 -- The Recognition (12% in)

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