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temporal

Anatomy of, relating to, or near the temple or temples

temporal

[′tem·prəl]
(science and technology)
Pertaining to or limited by time.

temporal

Having to do with time. Contrast with "spatial," which deals with space.
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I will strive, with my best strength, for the spiritual and temporal good of our community.
One by one he was led to attack also other fundamental doctrines and institutions of the Church--transubstantiation, the temporal possessions of the Church, the Papacy, and at last, for their corruption, the four orders of friars.
But, not to mention that the prejudices of the age rendered such an union almost impossible, the author may, in passing, observe, that he thinks a character of a highly virtuous and lofty stamp, is degraded rather than exalted by an attempt to reward virtue with temporal prosperity.
The contest embraced within its compass not only theological doctrines, but political principles, and Maurice and Barnevelt were the temporal leaders of the same rival factions, of which Episcopius and Polyander were the ecclesiastical champions.
The main question, it was admitted on all hands, most intimately concerned the highest interests of man, both temporal and eternal.
Were it not, thinkest thou, for thy little one's temporal and eternal welfare that she be taken out of thy charge, and clad soberly, and disciplined strictly, and instructed in the truths of heaven and earth?
for twenty years or more, nothing but loving words, and gentle moralities, and motherly loving kindness, had come from that chair;--head-aches and heart-aches innumerable had been cured there,--difficulties spiritual and temporal solved there,--all by one good, loving woman, God bless her!
Temporal Bone Histology and Radiology Atlas (online access included)
2] In a study of 63 migraineurs, digital compression of the ipsilateral superficial temporal artery during migraine headache temporarily reduced or eliminated the pain in 23 (36%) cases.
2) Specifically, this article will first introduce the concept of "temporal landmarks" and discuss why temporal landmarks may feel like fresh starts and inspire the pursuit of self-improvement goals.
Extensive efforts have been put by the researchers [1-2] over the years to develop new techniques to effectively manage temporal data.
The auditory temporal processing consists in the perception of sound changes within a given period of time, or yet, in the ability to perceive or differentiate the stimuli in rapid succession.