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Latin temporaneus (happening at the right time), from tempus, temporis (time).


temporaneous (comparative more temporaneous, superlative most temporaneous)

  1. (obsolete) temporary
    • Hallywell
      Those things may cause a temporaneous disunion.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for temporaneous in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)