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English definition of “temporary”


adjective [not gradable]  /ˈtem·pəˌrer·i/ us  
not lasting or permanent: a temporary condition a temporary contract
adverb [not gradable]  /ˌtem·pəˈrer·ə·li/ us  
The player was temporarily suspended from the tournament.
(Definition of temporary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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