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Meaning of TRANSIENT

Pronunciation:  'transhunt

 
Matching Terms:  transience, transiency, transient global amnesia, transient ischemic attack, transient program area, transiently

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 Definition: 

1. A sudden, brief increase in current or voltage in a circuit that can damage sensitive components and instruments.

2. A software object with a short and limited lifetime which is not saved for later reuse.

 

 

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