Temporary


Temporary
Temporary Tem"po*ra*ry, a. [L. temporarius, fr. tempus, temporis, time: cf. F. temporaire.] Lasting for a time only; existing or continuing for a limited time; not permanent; as, the patient has obtained temporary relief. [1913 Webster]

Temporary government of the city. --Motley. [1913 Webster]

{Temporary star}. (Astron.) See under {Star}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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