ephemeron ephemeron

Definition(s):

  • (n) anything short-lived, as an insect that lives only for a day in its winged form

Usage(s):

  • Moore has developed a subspecialty in this sort of high-camp Gulf ephemeron: for New Orleans he designed the Piazza d'Italia and the snazziest part of the 1984 World's Fair.
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