from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The characteristic of being temporary.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being temporary; -- opposed to perpetuity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state or character of being temporary; transitoriness: opposed to permanence and perpetuity.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the property of lasting only a short time


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