Definition of term:

part of speech: noun

Any limited period: the time for which anything lasts: the time during which the courts of law are open: certain days on which rent is paid: that by which a thought is expressed, a word or expression: a condition or arrangement ( gen. in pl.): ( alg.) a member of a compound quantity.

part of speech: noun

A boundary; limit; limited period; duration; word or phrase.

part of speech: verb

To apply a term to: to name or call.

part of speech: verb

To name or call.

part of speech: noun

A limit or boundary; limited time; as, a term of five years; a division of a school year; the time of a court's session; a word or expression, especially one belonging particularly to one art, business, etc.; as, a legal term.

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