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long-term

(lông′tûrm′, lŏng′-)
adj.
Involving, maturing after, or being in effect for a long time: a long-term investment.
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long-term

adj
1. lasting, staying, or extending over a long time: long-term prospects.
2. (Banking & Finance) finance maturing after a long period of time: a long-term bond.
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long′-term`



adj.
1. covering or involving a relatively long period of time: long-term memory.
2. maturing after a relatively long period of time: a long-term bond.
3. (of a capital gain or loss) derived from the sale or exchange of an asset held for more than a specified time, as six months or one year.
[1905–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.long-term - relating to or extending over a relatively long time; "the long-run significance of the elections"; "the long-term reconstruction of countries damaged by the war"; "a long-term investment"
long - primarily temporal sense; being or indicating a relatively great or greater than average duration or passage of time or a duration as specified; "a long life"; "a long boring speech"; "a long time"; "a long friendship"; "a long game"; "long ago"; "an hour long"
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Translations

long-term

[ˈlɒŋˈtɜːm]
A. ADJ [effect, investment, care, solution] → a largo plazo
joining the army is a long-term commitmententrar en el ejército significa comprometerse a largo plazo
the drug's long-term effectslos efectos del medicamento a largo plazo
this will have a long-term effect on unemploymentesto tendrá un efecto a largo plazo sobre el desempleo
they're in a long-term relationshipllevan tiempo juntos
I've had several long-term relationshipshe tenido varias relaciones sentimentales duraderas
the long-term unemployed las personas que llevan mucho tiempo sin trabajo
long-term unemploymentel desempleo de larga duración
B. CPD long-term car park Nparking m para aparcamiento or (LAm) estacionamiento prolongado
long-term memory Nmemoria f a largo plazo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

long-term

[ˈlɒŋˈtɜːm] adj (plans, effects) → a lungo termine
to take a long-term view of sth → proiettare qc nel futuro
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

long-term

adj a largo plazo
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References in classic literature ?
"Yes," she said; "in justice to you, I have mentioned your long term of service."
Spenlow's eyes; about my not being what I thought I was, when I proposed to Dora; about the chivalrous necessity of telling Dora what my worldly condition was, and releasing her from her engagement if she thought fit; about how I should contrive to live, during the long term of my articles, when I was earning nothing; about doing something to assist my aunt, and seeing no way of doing anything; about coming down to have no money in my pocket, and to wear a shabby coat, and to be able to carry Dora no little presents, and to ride no gallant greys, and to show myself in no agreeable light!
I was about to explain that I was not desirous of introducing that mode of provision into the family, when Agnes inquired if my rooms were held for any long term?
If I had any influence with you, I would simply use it to soften your judgment of me in causing you this disappointment: to represent to you that I have lived the half of a long term of life, and have never before set my own will against yours.
As it was, he suffered a long term of imprisonment and afterwards returned to England a morose and disappointed man.
Their persecutors were sentenced to long terms in prison, where they were harshly treated; while no man, not a member of the favored unions, was permitted to carry weapons.
The question, "Is life worth living?" has been much discussed; particularly by those who think it is not, many of whom have written at great length in support of their view and by careful observance of the laws of health enjoyed for long terms of years the honors of successful controversy.
Los Angeles, CA, October 24, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Consumers looking for long term care insurance agents can now access an expanded Find a Long Term Care Insurance Professional online search tool available on the American Association for Long-Term Care Insurance website.
The Long Term Care Professional Leadership Council first met in September to explore ways to collaborate across our associations to strengthen LTC leadership.
Some of them are as recognizable to long term care as a certain Mr.
According to the findings of a study, "Long Term Care Partners Survey of American Parents and Adult Children," only 23% of adult children would advise their parents to purchase LTC insurance, and only 12% of parents polled said they have purchased the coverage for themselves.