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transient

adjective
 
 
/ˈtrænziənt/
something that is transient only lasts for a short time: The transient nature of the jobs market often conspires to force young people to stay at home.
WORKPLACE, HR transient workers work in a particular place or organization for only short periods of time: a transient workforce/worker
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