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English definition of “term”

term

noun [C] (EXPRESSION)   /tɜrm/
a word or phrase used in relation to a particular subject: Erikson is said to have coined the term "identity crisis." mathematics A term is also any number, variable (= symbol), or product (= result of mutiplying).
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