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  • 81 term — sb. == set time. 1536 B …

    Oldest English Words

  • 82 term — tÉœrm /tɜːm n. word; expression, idiom; semester; specified time period; condition, stipulation (e.g. the terms of an agreement) v. name, call, designate …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 83 TERM — Termino, Terminus …

    Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • 84 term —    1. obsolete    the period of menstruation    Literally, any specific period:     My wife, after absence of her terms for seven weeks... (Pepys, 1660)    2.(a) imprisonment    The duration need not be stated:     He was a two bit porch climber… …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 85 Term —   In finance this normally means a distinction is made according to the general criteria original and remaining. A further distinction is made according to the special criteria longest and average …

    International financial encyclopaedia

  • 86 term n — taste v …

    English expressions

  • 87 term — 1) , «es, it (L). A wood worm 2) , in (L). An end; a name …

    Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • 88 term — I. n. 1. Limit, boundary, bound, confine, bourn, mete, terminus. 2. Time, season, spell, space of time, period of time. 3. Word (considered as having a definite meaning; particularly a technical word), expression, name, denomination. 4. Member… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 89 term — n 1. word, vocable, phrase, locution, expression; name, designation, denomination, appellation, title. 2. period, eon, era, epoch, age, time, days, years; space, spell, snap, interval, stretch, span, stage, duration, date; season, cycle. 3. reign …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 90 term. — 1) trs terminal 2) termination …

    From formal English to slang

  • 91 term — • terminal …

    Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • 92 term — s ( en, er) fackord …

    Clue 9 Svensk Ordbok

  • 93 Term — Tẹrm, der; s, e <lateinisch> (Mathematik Glied einer Formel, besonders einer Summe; Physik ein Zahlenwert von Frequenzen oder Wellenzahlen eines Atoms, Ions oder Moleküls; Sprachwissenschaft so viel wie Terminus) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 94 term CD — / tɜ:m si: ˌdi:/ noun a certificate of deposit which matures in more than twelve months …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 95 term — A portion of an agreement relating to a particular matter. UCC § 1 201(42). An estate for years; an estate the duration of which is limited and determined. Delaware L. & W. R. Co. v Sanderson, 109 Pa 583, 1 A 394 …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 96 term. — 1. terminal. 2. termination. * * * abbr. ■ terminal ■ termination …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 97 Term life insurance — or term assurance is life insurance which provides coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time, the relevant term. After that period expires coverage at the previous rate of premiums is no longer guaranteed and the client… …

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  • 98 Term limits in the United States — Term limits to offices in the United States:Historical backgroundTerm limits, or Rotation in office, dates back to the American Revolution, and prior to that to the democracies and republics of antiquity. The council of 500 in ancient Athens… …

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  • 99 Term limits in Oregon — Term limits legislation – term limits for state and federal office holders – has been a recurring political issue in the U.S. state of Oregon since 1992. In that year s general election, Oregon voters approved Ballot Measure 3, an initiative that …

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  • 100 Term fee — Term Term, n. [F. terme, L. termen, inis, terminus, a boundary limit, end; akin to Gr. ?, ?. See {Thrum} a tuft, and cf. {Terminus}, {Determine}, {Exterminate}.] 1. That which limits the extent of anything; limit; extremity; bound; boundary.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English