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Translation of "term" - English-French dictionary

term

noun /təːm/
a (usually limited) period of time peine; mandat, période a term of imprisonment a term of office.
a division of a school or university year trimestre the autumn term.
a word or expression terme Myopia is a medical term for short-sightedness.
terms noun plural
the rules or conditions of an agreement or bargain conditions They had a meeting to arrange terms for an agreement.
fixed charges (for work, service etc) conditions The firms sent us a list of their terms.
a relationship between people termes They are on bad/friendly terms.
come to terms
to reach an agreement or understanding arriver à un accord avec They came to terms with the enemy.
to find a way of living with or tolerating (some personal trouble or difficulty) faire face à, s’adapter (à) He managed to come to terms with his illness.
in terms of
using as a means of expression, a means of assessing value etc en fonction de, du point de vue de He thought of everything in terms of money.
(Definition of term from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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