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term paper

n.
A lengthy piece of written work required of a student on a topic drawn from the subject matter of a course of study.

term′ pa′per


n.
a long essay or report written by a student as a major assignment over the span of a semester.
[1925–30]
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Noun1.term paper - a composition intended to indicate a student's progress during a school term
paper, theme, report, composition - an essay (especially one written as an assignment); "he got an A on his composition"
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Since I have gone paperless for a number of years now, the stack of term papers and projects that used to grow in my office cubicle is no more.
It describes finding a claim and developing a test suite, writing different sections of an article, researching, editing, common writing problems to watch out for, using evidence correctly, turning practical work into articles, writing seminar term papers, cite-checking others' articles, publishing and publicizing articles, entering writing competitions, academic ethics, and getting on law review.
Ten Steps to Help You Write Better Essays & Term Papers, fourth edition
They address what teachers look for in papers; writing essays, term papers, research reports, and proposals; finding, reading, citing, and referencing sources; skeptical reading and logical writing; avoiding bad grammar, punctuation, and style; and preparing the final draft.
ISLAMABAD, January 05, 2012 (Frontier Star): The end term papers of Evening Shift at National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad have been rescheduled by the Examination Department.
After a door-to-door campaign in the town of 700 won him 60 percent of the vote last November, Koch (pronounced "coke") juggled term papers and baseball practice with budget briefings, sewer emergencies, and City Council meetings.
Bonazzoli was suspended from practice after it was revealed in an article in CommonWealth magazine that he ran three advertisements on Craigslist offering to write term papers and essays for students.
The guide is meant to be used by high school or undergraduate students writing term papers on Native American issues and history.
When I go to the site, they say they offer "Research Papers, Term Papers Writing, Dissertations Help, Essays on Dead Metaphor Subjects, Book Reviews, and Thesis Writing.
plagiarism, copying from someone else's exam, purchasing term papers, stealing a test) are generally agreed upon to be academically dishonest (Ashworth, Bannister, & Thorne, 1997; Franklyn-Stokes & Newstead, 1995).
Copies of several high-quality term papers submitted by students who have previously completed internship (used with their permission) are made available as examples for review during the session.
This was not the typical article about plagiarism involving undergraduate term papers, but one about the problems over several years with graduate-degree theses.