impermanence

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French impermanence, from im- +‎ permanence.

NounEdit

impermanence (uncountable)

  1. Want of permanence or continued duration.
  2. The quality or state of being impermanent.

ReferencesEdit

  • impermanence in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

in- +‎ permanence

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.pɛʁ.ma.nɑ̃s/

NounEdit

impermanence f (plural impermanences)

  1. impermanence (state of being impermanent)
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