noun, plural temporalities.
temporal character or nature; temporariness.
Usually, temporalities. a worldly or secular possession, revenue, or the like, as of the church or clergy.
noun (pl) -ties
the state or quality of being temporal
(often pl) a secular possession or revenue belonging to a Church, a group within the Church, or the clergy
verb (used with object), temporalized, temporalizing. 1. to make temporal in time; place in time. 2. to make concerned with the present life; secularize.
noun, Anatomy, Zoology. 1. the lateral lobe of each cerebral hemisphere, in front of the occipital lobe. temporal lobe noun 1. the laterally protruding portion of each cerebral hemisphere, situated below the parietal lobe and associated with sound perception and interpretation: it is thought to be the centre for memory recall temporal lobe n. The […]
- Temporal-lobe epilepsy
[tem-per-uh l-lohb] /ˈtɛm pər əlˌloʊb/ noun, Pathology. 1. a type of seizure disorder produced by abnormal electric discharges in the temporal lobe of the brain, characterized by the occurrence of any of a variety of auras followed by a brief loss of consciousness with accompanying repetitive, automatic movements.
- Temporal logic
logic An extension of predicate calculus which includes notation for arguing about *when* statements are true. Time is discrete and extends indefinitely into the future. Three prefix operators, represented by a circle, square and diamond mean “is true at the next time instant”, “is true from now on” and “is eventually true”. x U y […]