transient

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transient cessation of respiration apnea
transient presence of bacteria (or other microorganisms) in the blood bacteremia , bacteriaemia , bacteriemia
trespass that is not transient or intermittent but continues as long as the offending object remains continuing trespass
(computer science) a computer file containing relatively transient data about a particular data processing task detail file , transaction file
confusion (usually transient) about where you are and how to proceed; uncertainty as to direction disorientation
someone who enjoys transient success but then fails flash in the pan
(electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients) impulse , pulsation , pulse , pulsing
any long thin projection that is transient knife , tongue
transient shower of meteors when a meteor swarm enters the earth's atmosphere meteor shower , meteor stream
transient air pressure greater than the surrounding atmospheric pressure overpressure
transient variation in voltage or current spike
transient impairment of cortical function demonstrable only by 3-per-second brainwave spikes subclinical absence
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