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Translation of "term" - English-Korean dictionary


noun   /tɜːm/
A2 one of the periods of time that the school or university year is divided into 학기 We’ve got a test at the end of term.
a word or phrase that is used to mean a particular thing 용어 a legal/scientific/medical term
a fixed period of time 기간 a prison term Senators serve a six-year term.
A2 one of the periods of time that a school or college year is divided into 학기 The fall term starts September 7.
in the short/long term over a period of time that continues for a short time or a long time into the future 단기적으로, 장기적으로 In the short term we do not expect an improvement in sales.
terms [plural] the rules of an agreement 조건
in… terms used to explain which part of a situation you mean -용어로 In financial terms, the project was not a success.
come to terms with something to accept a sad situation (슬픈 일을) 받아들이다 He still hasn’t come to terms with his brother’s death.
not be on speaking terms to not speak to someone because you have argued with them -와 말을 하지 않고 지내다
(Definition of term from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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