Meaning of “fixed-term” in the English Dictionary


"fixed-term" in English

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lasting only for a fixed period of time:

He is employed under a fixed-term contract.

(Definition of “fixed-term” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fixed term" in Business English

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fixed termnoun [ C ]

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a period of time that has been agreed:

She was hired for a fixed term of three years.
There is no flexibility to change the arrangement until the end of a fixed term.
We employed her on a fixed-term contract, for two years.

(Definition of “fixed term” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)