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adjective temporary pronunciation in British English /ˈtemp(ə)rəri/
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  1. existing, done, or used for only a limited period of time

    These measures are only temporary.

    a temporary job

    temporary accommodation

    1. a.
      temporary workers do a job for a limited period of time

      a temporary lecturer

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temporarily

 temporary pronunciation in British English /ˌtempəˈreərəli/ adverb

She’s only working here temporarily.

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