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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The property of not existing for indefinitely long durations.

Usage examples (35)
  • But even for those who aren't particularly attached to plastic discs (or liner notes, or cover art, or lyric sheets), the impermanence is still problematic.
  • It is time to apply the idea of impermanence instead of clinging to the notion of authenticity in a world best described by contamination and flux.
  • For in the midst of the impermanence shines eternity.
  • In Zen Buddhism this concept is known as "impermanence." for more
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