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interim

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈɪntərɪm/
ACCOUNTING, FINANCE used to describe something that relates to only part of a company's business year, rather than the whole year: Directors were forecasting an interim loss of over $3 million. interim results/figures/profits
intended to be used or employed for a short time only: In a press release, the company announced that some employees would be retained on an interim basis. an interim CEO/chairman/director an interim agreement/measure
Translations of “interim”
in Chinese (Traditional) 暫時的,過度時期的…
in Russian временный…
in Turkish geçici, muvakkat…
in Chinese (Simplified) 暂时的,过渡时期的…
in Polish tymczasowy…
(Definition of interim adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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