Temporary

Definition of Temporary

Tem´po`ra`ry
a.1.Lasting for a time only; existing or continuing for a limited time; not permanent; as, the patient has obtained temporary relief.
Temporary government of the city.
- Motley.
Temporary star
(Astron.) See under Star.

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