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English definition of “medium-term”

medium-term

adjective [before noun]     /ˈmiːdiəmˌtɜːm/
relating to a period of time that is neither very soon nor very far into the future : medium-term prospects/projections/outlook He believes that the deal greatly improves the company's medium-term growth prospects .
FINANCE, STOCK MARKET relating to money that is borrowed or invested for between two and ten years : medium-term investments / bonds /securities → Compare long-term, short-term
(Definition of medium-term adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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