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temp.

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  1. temperature.
  2. temporary.
  3. in the time of.
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Origin of temp.

From the Latin word tempore
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British Dictionary definitions for temp.

temp.

abbreviation for
  1. temperate
  2. temperature
  3. temporary
  4. tempore
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Word Origin

(for sense 4) Latin: in the time of
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temp. in Medicine

temp.

abbr.
  1. temperature
  2. temporal
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