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Entry Word: term
Function: noun
Text: 1 a fixed period of time during which a person holds a job or position <elected for a two-year term as mayor>
Synonyms hitch, stint, tenure, tour
Related Words shift, watch; go, turn; duration, standing, time; cycle, span, spell, stretch; life, life span, lifetime
2 a pronounceable series of letters having a distinct meaning especially in a particular field <what's the term for the odd feeling that you've experienced an event before?> -- see WORD 1