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interimadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈɪn.tər.ɪm/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
C2 temporary and intended to be used or accepted until something permanent exists: an interim solution An interim government was set up for the period before the country's first free election. used to describe part of a company's business year, rather than the whole year: Directors declared an interim dividend of 30 cents.
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interimnoun

uk   /ˈɪn.tər.ɪm/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
in the interim in the time between two particular periods or events: The new secretary starts in June, but in the interim we're having to type our own letters.
Translations of “interim”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暫時的,過度時期的…
in Russian временный…
in Turkish geçici, muvakkat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暂时的,过渡时期的…
in Polish tymczasowy…
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