temporary state

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Noun1.temporary state - a state that continues for a limited time
state - the way something is with respect to its main attributes; "the current state of knowledge"; "his state of health"; "in a weak financial state"
frame of mind, state of mind - a temporary psychological state
fatigue, tiredness, weariness - temporary loss of strength and energy resulting from hard physical or mental work; "he was hospitalized for extreme fatigue"; "growing fatigue was apparent from the decline in the execution of their athletic skills"; "weariness overcame her after twelve hours and she fell asleep"
depletion - the state of being depleted
drunkenness, inebriety, insobriety, tipsiness, intoxication, inebriation - a temporary state resulting from excessive consumption of alcohol
soberness, sobriety - the state of being sober and not intoxicated by alcohol
sleeplessness, wakefulness - a temporary state in which you are unable (or unwilling) to sleep; "accept your wakefulness and sleep in its own contrary way is more likely to come"
drowsiness, sleepiness, somnolence - a very sleepy state; "sleepiness causes many driving accidents"
emergency - a state in which martial law applies; "the governor declared a state of emergency"
clutch - a tense critical situation; "he is a good man in the clutch"
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The union which is thus effected and which adds a new value to every atom in nature--for it transmutes every thread throughout the whole web of relation into a golden ray, and bathes the soul in a new and sweeter element--is yet a temporary state.
A neuropriming session induces a temporary state of hyperplasticity, or "hyperlearning," where neural pathways from the motor cortex to the muscles are optimized and strengthened.
The reason for the reconstruction of the signaling equipment is the replacement of the current temporary state that arose after the fire of the original technology.
A temporary state tax of 25 percent on those recreational sales will be reduced to 17 percent on July 1, 2017.
He said there should be an inventory of temporary state workers, including those hired through 'job order,' 'emergency hiring' and the 'memorandum of agreement' scheme-all postings that do not afford an opportunity for regularization.
Abbas rejects the temporary state solution and holds on to the two-state one.
Representatives will also demand a temporary state aid for dairy producers in order for mass bankruptcies and losses of livelihood in a number of regions to be avoided.
The community came out to reject proposal of the state government which designates Renk town as the temporary state capital.
Villa fans think/hope that it is only a temporary state of affairs, but they need their team to start proving it.
It is a temporary state of paralysis which is caused by rubbing the nose of a shark.
This report] rejects dubious schemes to end the Palestinian cause through any temporary state, or other solutions which detract from the right of our people to self-determination.
Marches took place in the cities of Port Said, Ismailia and Suez after dark, despite the curfews and a temporary state of emergency.

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