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term

noun   /tɜːm/
A2 one of the periods of time that the school or university year is divided into trimestre We’ve got a test at the end of term.
a word or phrase that is used to mean a particular thing término a legal/scientific/medical term
a fixed period of time plazo, período 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 trimestre 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 a corto/largo plazo In the short term we do not expect an improvement in sales.
terms [plural]
the rules of an agreement términos
in… terms
used to explain which part of a situation you mean en términos… In financial terms, the project was not a success.
come to terms with something
to accept a sad situation asumir algo 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 no hablarse
(Definition of term from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

term

noun /təːm/
a ( usually limited) period of time período, etapa a term of imprisonment a term of office.
a division of a school or university year trimestre (tres meses); cuatrimestre (cuatro meses); semestre (seis meses) the autumn term.
a word or expression término Myopia is a medical term for short-sightedness.
terms noun plural
the rules or conditions of an agreement or bargain condiciones They had a meeting to arrange terms for an agreement.
fixed charges (for work, service etc) condiciones The firms sent us a list of their terms.
a relationship between people relaciones They are on bad/friendly terms.
come to terms
to reach an agreement or understanding llegar a un acuerdo/arreglo/entendimiento They came to terms with the enemy.
to find a way of living with or tolerating (some personal trouble or difficulty) aprender a vivir con algo, aceptar; adaptarse He managed to come to terms with his illness.
in terms of
using as a means of expression, a means of assessing value etc desde el punto de vista de, en función de He thought of everything in terms of money.
(Definition of term from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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