Meaning of TRANSIENT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈtrænzɪənt ]

adj. & n. --adj. 1 of short duration; momentary; passing; impermanent (life is transient; of transient interest). 2 Mus. serving only to connect; inessential (a transient chord). --n. 1 a temporary visitor, worker, etc. 2 Electr. a brief current etc. øøtransience n. transiency n. transiently adv. [L transire (as TRANS-, ire go)]

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