Definitions of "term"
  1. A distinct timeframe defined for a particular purpose
  2. The entire duration agreed upon for the lease or loan of a property or estate
  3. The duration during which the authority of a court is acknowledged as valid
  4. A pivotal word, phrase, or clause, particularly in establishing the aim and extent of an agreement
How to use "term" in a sentence
  1. The term of the loan was extended by another five years.
  2. The term of the court's jurisdiction was questioned by the defense attorney.
  3. The term in the contract was interpreted differently by the two parties.

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