Latency definition

n 1: (computer science) the time it takes for a specific block
of data on a data track to rotate around to the read/write
head [syn: rotational latency, latency]
2: the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to
it [syn: reaction time, response time, latency, latent
period]
3: the state of being not yet evident or active
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