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Related / Similar Words: terminus, terminal figure, condition, full term

 

Definition:
  • (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome;
  • any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial; "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree";
  • a word or expression used for some particular thing; "he learned many medical terms";
  • one of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition; "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice";
  • (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement; "the contract set out the conditions of the lease"; "the terms of the treaty were generous";
  • a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term";
  • the end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent; "a healthy baby born at full term";
  • name formally or designate with a term;

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    Hyponyms: referent, subject, predicate, relatum, categorem, categoreme, major term, minor term, middle term, prison term, sentence, time, school term, academic term, academic session, session, tenure, term of office, incumbency

     

    Part Meronyms: proposition, agreement, understanding, gestation, gestation period

     

    Derivational Morphology: stipulate, qualify, condition, specify

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: term   Finnish: termi  
    French: terme   German: Begriff  
    Greek: όρος   Japanese: 言葉  
    Lithuanian: sąlyga   Portuguese: termo  
    Russian: термин   Spanish: término  
     
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