moment

  1. noun
    the moment of a couple is the product of its force and the distance between its opposing forces
  2. noun
    having important effects or influence; "decisions of great consequence are made by the president himself"; "virtue is of more moment that security"
  3. noun
    the n-th moment of a distribution is the expected value of the n-th power of the deviations from a fixed value
  4. noun
    a particular point in time; "the moment he arrived the party began"
  5. noun
    an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
  6. noun
    at this time; "the disappointments of the here and now"; "she is studying at the moment"