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Definition of Temporal

Temporal: 1. Pertaining to time, limited in time, temporary, or transient.
2. Pertaining to the temple region of the head. The temporal lobe of the brain is located beneath the temple.
From the Latin tempus which means both time and the temple of the head.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 8/28/2013

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