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Definition of Transient
Transient Tran"sient, n.
That which remains but for a brief time. --Glanvill.
TransientTransient Tran"sient, a. [L. transiens, -entis, p. pr. of
transire, transitum, to go or pass over. See Trance.]
1. Passing before the sight or perception, or, as it were,
moving over or across a space or scene viewed, and then
disappearing; hence, of short duration; not permanent; not
lasting or durable; not stationary; passing; fleeting;
brief; transitory; as, transient pleasure. ``Measured this
transient world.' --Milton.
2. Hasty; momentary; imperfect; brief; as, a transient view
of a landscape.
3. Staying for a short time; not regular or permanent; as, a
transient guest; transient boarders. [Colloq. U. S.]
Syn: Transient, Transitory, Fleeting.
Usage: Transient represents a thing as brief at the best;
transitory, as liable at any moment to pass away.
Fleeting goes further, and represents it as in the act
of taking its flight. Life is transient; its joys are
transitory; its hours are fleeting.
What is loose love? A transient gust. --Pope
If [we love] transitory things, which soon
decay, Age must be loveliest at the latest day.
O fleeting joys Of Paradise, dear bought with
lasting woes. --Milton.
-- Tran"sient*ly, adv. -- Tran"sient*ness, n.
Meaning of Transient from wikipedia
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- A transient ischemic attack
(TIA), commonly known
as a mini-stroke, is a brief episode
of neurological dysfunction caused
by loss of blood
- In acoustics
and audio, a transient
is a high amplitude, short-duration sound
at the beginning
of a waveform
such as musical...
- A system
is said to be in a transient state
when a process variable
have been changed
and the system
has not yet reached
- A transient event
is a short-lived burst
in a system caused
by a sudden change
of state. The source
of the transient energy
may be an internal...
- Transient synovitis
of the hip (also called toxic
synovitis; see below
for more synonyms) is a self-limiting condition
in which there
is an inflammation...
engineering, a transient response
is the response
of a system
to a change
from an equilibrium
or a steady
state. The transient response
is not necessarily...
- In computer
is a property
of any element
in the system
that is temporary. The term applies
applications, i.e. software...
- A transient
-voltage-suppression (TVS) diode, also transil
or thyrector, is an electronic component
used to protect electronics
from voltage spikes
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