term of office

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Noun1.term of office - the term during which some position is held
term - a limited period of time; "a prison term"; "he left school before the end of term"
presidency, presidential term, administration - the tenure of a president; "things were quiet during the Eisenhower administration"
vice-presidency, vice-presidential term - the tenure of a vice president
episcopate - the term of office of a bishop
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Consequently, his whole term of office was wasted in quarrels with the Legislature.
Tegani Sessi received, at his office, Wednesday, the Deputy Joint Representative of the UNAMID ion the expiry of her term of office in the countr .
Villamor, who bade farewell to the Prince at the end of the ambassador&'s term of office.
The Council of General Synod (CoGS) will send to General Synod a proposal that the primate's term of office be limited to nine years with the possibility of a three-year extension.
Baguio, Philippines -- Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, an economist by profession who has been in office since January 2001, when President Estrada was deposed, has announced that she will not seek re-election when her term of office comes up in 18 months.
National and Division Term of Office Each officer shall be elected for one term of two (2) years and serve until his or her successor assumes office.
GG You have had a heavy travel schedule during your term of office.
The Prime Minister set out his vision for a second term of office yesterday, but insisted that Labour's aims would only be realised on the rock of a sound economy.
Vandegrift's term of office which expires in January 1995.
Laux, who has served as a trustee since 1992, for reelection as a member of the class of trustees whose three-year term of office will expire at the 2010 annual meeting.
The national legislative assembly only amended the constitution to extend the term of office of the president and the legislature at all levels and structures, including the states, but did not include the tenure of governors.