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Turkish translation of “temporary”


adjective     /ˈtempərəri/
B1 existing or happening for only a short or limited time
a temporary job temporary accommodation/housingTemporaryShort in time
temporarily adverb B2
geçici olarak
(Definition of temporary adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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