Long lasting to temporary

chronic
(adj)
CRON-ic
Meaning

long-term; lasting a long time

1st Sample Sentence

This cold is chronic: I've had it for more than a month now.

Root

khronos (time) (Greek)

Mnemonics

initial part sound as crown!! crown + ic. A king rules the nation for long time, hence his crown last for long time. ie long lasting

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