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extemporary

[ ik-stem-puh-rer-ee ]
/ ɪkˈstɛm pəˌrɛr i /
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adjective
extemporaneous; extempore.
Obsolete. sudden; unexpected.
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Origin of extemporary

First recorded in 1600–10; extempore + -ary

OTHER WORDS FROM extemporary

ex·tem·po·rar·i·ly [ik-stem-puh-rair-uh-lee, -rer-], /ɪkˌstɛm pəˈrɛər ə li, -ˈrɛr-/, adverbex·tem·po·rar·i·ness, noun
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