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adjective     /ˈfliː.tɪŋ/ US  /-t̬ɪŋ/
short or quick: a fleeting glimpse This is just a fleeting visit.Short in timeTemporaryTemporaryShort in time fleetingly     /-li/ adverb I glimpsed her fleetingly through the window.Short in timeTemporary
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