You fight and scheme and pray to get it, even while knowing fully that, like life itself, occupation is temporal.
Compulsive writing, or hypergraphia, is a well-known, if uncommon, symptom of temporal lobe epilepsy.
Re-reading your own work, especially at some temporal distance, is a dangerous business.
To watch Benedict try to operate in the temporal sphere—except perhaps for his playing classical piano—could be painful.
Naturalism tells us that mystics had temporal lobe epilepsy.
The lateral division arose from the lower rim of the temporal opening and from the bones beneath.
The Pharisees had need to keep alliance with the temporal powers.
As to the number of temporal lords, it was almost invariably more than twelve, sometimes double as many.
And observe how this bears on the question of the temporal power.
So much for the temporal side of the matter; and the spiritual was not very unlike it.
mid-14c., "worldly, secular," later "of time, terrestrial, earthly" (late 14c.), "temporary, lasting only for a time" (late 14c.), from Old French temporal, from Latin temporalis "of time, temporary," from tempus (genitive temporis) "time, season, proper time or season," of unknown origin. Related: Temporality.
temporal tem·po·ral2 (těm'pər-əl, těm'prəl)
Of, relating to, or near the temples of the skull.