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English definition of “short-term”

short-term

adjective     /ˌʃɔːtˈtɜːm/ US  /ˈʃɔːrt.tɝːm/
B2 lasting a short time : short-term memory TemporaryShort in time B2 relating to a short period of time : a short-term weather forecast TemporaryShort in time
(Definition of short-term adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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