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ephemerality

[ ih-fem-uh-ral-i-tee ]
/ ɪˌfɛm əˈræl ɪ ti /
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noun, plural e·phem·er·al·i·ties for 2.

the quality or condition of being ephemeral.
something transitory.

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Origin of ephemerality

First recorded in 1815–25; ephemeral + -ity
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