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English definition of “interim”

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
(Definition of interim adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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