Non-transient



[tran-shuh nt, -zhuh nt, -zee-uh nt] /ˈtræn ʃənt, -ʒənt, -zi ənt/

adjective
1.
not lasting, enduring, or permanent; transitory.
2.
lasting only a short time; existing briefly; temporary:
transient authority.
3.
staying only a short time:
the transient guests at a hotel.
4.
Philosophy. .
noun
5.
a person or thing that is transient, especially a temporary guest, boarder, laborer, or the like.
6.
Mathematics.

7.
Physics.

8.
Electricity. a sudden pulse of voltage or current.
/ˈtrænzɪənt/
adjective
1.
for a short time only; temporary or transitory
2.
(philosophy) a variant of transeunt
noun
3.
a transient person or thing
4.
(physics) a brief change in the state of a system, such as a sudden short-lived oscillation in the current flowing through a circuit
adj.

c.1600, from Latin transiens (accusative transientem) “passing over or away,” present participle of transire “cross over, pass away,” from trans- “across” (see trans-) + ire “to go” (see ion). The noun is first attested 1650s; specific sense of “transient guest or boarder” first recorded 1880.

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