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evanescent

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adjective
  • tending to disappear like vapor; vanishing [Princeton Review]
  • quickly fading; soon disappearing from memory [Barron]
  • tending to vanish like vapor [Taisha]
  • fleeting; vanishing [Nandigam]

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