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Noun: terms  turmz
  1. Status with respect to the relations between people or groups
    "on good terms with her in-laws";
    - footing
  2. The amount of money needed to purchase something
    "he got his new car on excellent terms";
    - price, damage
Noun: term  turm
  1. A word or expression used for some particular thing
    "he learned many medical terms"
  2. A limited period of time
    "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
  3. (usually plural) a statement of what is required as part of an agreement
    "the terms of the treaty were generous";
    - condition, strings
  4. One of two or more parts of an academic year during which students attend classes or lectures
  5. Any distinct quantity contained in a polynomial
    "the general term of an algebraic equation of the n-th degree"
  6. One of the substantive phrases in a logical proposition
    "the major term of a syllogism must occur twice"
  7. The end of gestation or point at which birth is imminent
    "a healthy baby born at full term";
    - full term
  8. (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
    - terminus, terminal figure
Verb: term  turm
  1. Name formally or designate with a term

Type of: be known as, call, christen, constituent, cost, grammatical constituent, know as, name, period, period of time, point, point in time, position, quantity, statement, statue, status, time period, time span, word

Part of: agreement, gestation, gestation period, proposition, understanding

Encyclopedia: Terms

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