temporal
1. [ adjective ] not eternal
Examples:

"temporal matters of but fleeting moment"- F.D.Roosevelt

Related terms: impermanent
2. [ adjective ] of the material world
Examples:

"temporal possessions of the church"

Related terms: worldly
3. [ adjective ] (religion) concerned with secular rather than sacred matters
Synonyms: worldly
Examples:

"lords temporal and spiritual"

Related terms: profane
4. [ adjective ] of or relating to the temples (the sides of the skull behind the orbit)
Examples:

"temporal bone"

Related terms: temple
5. [ adjective ] of or relating to or limited by time
Examples:

"temporal processing" "temporal dimensions" "temporal and spacial boundaries" "music is a temporal art"

Related terms: time
6. [ noun ] (grammar) the semantic role of the noun phrase that designating the time of the state or action denoted by the verb
Synonyms: temporal_role
Related terms: participant_role
7. [ adjective ] of this earth or world
Examples:

"temporal joys" "our temporal existence"

Related terms: earthly
Similar spelling:   temporalty
  temporally
  temporalis
  temporality
  temporarily
  Tempra
  temporary
  tempura
  temporizer
  temporiser
  tempera
  temporize
  temporise
  temper
  tempered
  temperately