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Sentence and Word Structure
How do you use ephemeral in a sentence?
July 04, 2011 7:11AM
"The joys of childhood only seem ephemeral in retrospect."
"Large gains in stock prices are often ephemeral."
"The lives of most insects are ephemeral, so the exceptions are more remarkable."
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What is a sentence using the word ephemeral?
"The ephemeral life of common flies is the basis for the word's meaning." "There were several ephemeral governments in Italy between 1979 and 1982." "The investigator hoped to photograph the ephemeral displays created by lightning flashes." "The blooming of most desert plants is ephemeral, and may occur after infrequent or seasonal rainfall."
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Which of these is a synonym of the word ephemeral?
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What is ephemeral?
Lasting for a very short time, short-lived; transitory: the ephemeral joys of childhood. It can mean "lasting one day". As in Ephemeral Flowers, they last one day. Or in computer terminology an ephemeral port is a transport protocol port for Internet Protocol communications where each client process is assigned a temporary port number for its use. When that process is complete the port is closed.
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