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transient

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adjective
  • fleeting; passing quickly; brief [Princeton Review]
  • lasting for only a short time; brief; fleeting [Barron]
  • passing especially quickly into and out of existence; transitory [Taisha]
  • temporary, fleeting [Nandigam]

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