adverb see tenure

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tenurially — See tenurial. * * * …   Universalium

  • tenurially — ten·u·ri·al·ly …   English syllables

  • tenurially — adverb see tenurial * * * tenūrˈially adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑tenure …   Useful english dictionary

  • tenure — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French teneure, tenure, from Medieval Latin tenitura, from Vulgar Latin *tenitus, past participle of Latin tenēre to hold more at thin Date: 15th century 1. the act, right, manner, or term of holding… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tenure — tenurial /ten yoor ee euhl/, adj. tenurially, adv. /ten yeuhr/, n. 1. the holding or possessing of anything: the tenure of an office. 2. the holding of property, esp. real property, of a superior in return for services to be rendered. 3. the… …   Universalium

  • tenurial — adjective relating to the tenure of land. Derivatives tenurially adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • tenure — /ˈtɛnjə / (say tenyuh) noun 1. the holding or possessing of anything: the tenure of an office. 2. a. a period of office or employment that terminates, possibly subject to certain conditions, only on resignation or retirement. b. the holding of… …   Australian English dictionary

  • tenurial — adj. of the tenure of land. Derivatives: tenurially adv. Etymology: med.L tenura TENURE …   Useful english dictionary

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