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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tem·po·rary /ˈtɛmpəˌrɛri/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tem·po·ra·ry a.  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.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: not permanent; not lasting; "politics is an impermanent
             factor of life"- James Thurber; "impermanent palm
             cottages"; "a temperary arrangement"; "temporary
             housing" [syn: impermanent] [ant: permanent]
      2: lacking continuity or regularity; "an irregular worker";
         "employed on a temporary basis" [syn: irregular]