Translation of "term" - English-Russian dictionary


noun uk /tɜːm/ us
WORD [ C ]

B2 a word or phrase that is used to refer to a particular thing, especially in a technical or scientific subject

TIME [ C ]

the fixed period of time when someone does an important job or is in a particular place

a prison term
The government has been elected for another four-year term.

A2 one of the periods of time that the school or university year is divided into

семестр, четверть
We've got a test at the end of term.
in the long/short, etc term

B2 a long/short, etc period of time from now

в долгосрочной/ краткосрочной перспективе → See also half-term

(Translation of “term noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)