Etymology
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temporary (adj.)

"lasting only for a time," 1540s, from Latin temporarius "of seasonal character, lasting a short time," from tempus (genitive temporis) "time, season" (see temporal, late 14c., which was the earlier word for "lasting but for a time"). The noun meaning "person employed only for a time" is recorded from 1848. Related: Temporarily; temporariness.

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Definitions of temporary
1
temporary (n.)
a worker (especially in an office) hired on a temporary basis;
Synonyms: temp / temporary worker
2
temporary (adj.)
not permanent; not lasting; "politics is an impermanent factor of life"- James Thurber;
temporary housing
Synonyms: impermanent
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