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    transitory - Dictionary definition and meaning for word transitory

    Definition
    (adj) lasting a very short time
    Example Sentence
    • the ephemeral joys of childhood
    • a passing fancy
    • youth's transient beauty
    • love is transitory but it is eternal
    • fugacious blossoms
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for transitory

Transistors take a very short time to turn from on to off i.e acting like a switch

Or, transitory=transition will occur(it has tendency for it)..so, it'll stay in the previous state for short period..previous state is ephemeral..

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TRANSITORY and MOMENTARY have the same sound and both words mean... briefly, a fleeting (passing) moment.

transitory...signifiesthat it has tendency for transition..and imagine that transition is taking place quickly, as generally incase of physics..

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