Difference between transient and photostationary
- of a mental act; causing effects outside the mind
- lasting a very short time
- (physics) a short-lived oscillation in a system caused by a sudden change of voltage or current or load
- one who stays for only a short time
I'd live the transient and ephemeral existence of a backpacker for a week, an existence of freedom and simple pleasures.
Norman Neal Williams had been a transient, they learned, an itinerant vitamin salesman with no known relatives.
Other situations affecting power quality are transients or spikes, surges or over-voltages, noise and sags or brownouts.