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Temporary

  • Temporary is an attribute assigned to symbols which are created as local variables by Module.
  • Symbols with attribute Temporary are automatically removed when they are no longer needed.
  • Symbols with attribute Temporary conventionally have names of the form aaa $ nnn.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 2.5.3Section 2.6.3.
  • See also: Module, Unique.