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Definitions of transient:
  • noun:   (physics) a short-lived oscillation in a system caused by a sudden change of voltage or current or load
  • noun:   one who stays for only a short time
    Example: "Transient laborers"
  • adjective:   of a mental act; causing effects outside the mind
  • adjective:   enduring a very short time
    Example: "Youth's transient beauty"

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