im·me·di·a·cy /ɪˈmidiəsi, ||ˈmiʤəsi/
Im·me·di·a·cy n. The relation of freedom from the interventionof a medium; immediateness.
n 1: lack of an intervening or mediating agency; "the immediacy
of television coverage" [syn: immediateness] [ant: mediacy]
2: immediate intuitive awareness [syn: immediate apprehension]
3: the quickness of action or occurrence; "the immediacy of
their response"; "the instancy of modern communication"
[syn: immediateness, instantaneousness, instancy]