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The ClueThe time being (5 letter answer)
NotesThe answer NONCE is common and appears about once every 300 puzzles.
For the ___ (now)
The one occasion
For the ___ (temporarily)
Kind of word
___ word (coinage of a sort)
___ word, coined for single use
DefinitionNONCE as a noun:
1. (time being, nonce) = the present occasion; "for the nonce"