Definitions of temporal:
  • noun:   the semantic role of the noun phrase that designating the time of the state or action denoted by the verb
  • adjective:   not eternal
    Example: "Temporal matters of but fleeting moment- F.D.Roosevelt"
  • adjective:   concerned with secular rather than sacred matters
    Example: "Lords temporal and spiritual"
  • adjective:   of the material world
    Example: "Temporal possessions of the church"
  • adjective:   of or relating to the temples (the sides of the skull behind the orbit)
    Example: "Temporal bone"
  • adjective:   of or relating to or limited by time
    Example: "Temporal processing"
  • adjective:   of this earth or world
    Example: "Temporal joys"

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