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One that serves a specified term: a second termer in the House of Representatives.


(Law) a variant spelling of termor


(ˈtɜr mər)

a person who is serving a term, esp. in prison (usu. used in combination): a first-termer.
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Noun1.termer - a person who serves a specified term; "there are not many fourth termers in the Senate"
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
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I was a first termer and the youngest member of the House of Representatives when I first met Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago.
The senior Bush, the father of George and Jeb, the former Florida governor, was a single termer being beaten soundly by Bill Clinton in 1992 in his attempt for the second term.
When President Franklin Roosevelt sought a third term in 1940 and spurred Republican buttons urging "No Crown for Franklin" and "Out Stealing Third," his backers distributed buttons saying "Better a Third Termer than a Third Rater" and "Willkie for President of Commonwealth & Southern" (a job he once held).
Recently, as a result of the introduction of SNOMED-CT, and the movement to the electronic collection of clinical (not administrative) data, Heather recognised an opportunity and resurrected and rebuilt the software to take advantage of its natural language processing capability, to develop a new generation product called the Smart Termer, which translates direct clinical text into ICD codes or SNOMED-CT and returns the result to the field appropriate to the data.
A self-proclaimed one termer, Polk embarked on a course to expand the United States.
There are no clear boundaries about who is a long termer and who is a short termer.
TABLE 2 Percentage Distribution of Maryland AFDC-TANF Caseload by Welfare Dependency Status and Cohort, Ages Nineteen to Twenty-Three Welfare Dependency Status (Percentage Distribution)(b) Cohort Long- Short- Cohort(a) Size Termer Termer Cycler 1985:2-1990:1 1,865 35 65 0 1986:2-1991:1 2,234 33 64 3 1987:2-1992:1 2,354 40 56 4 1988:2-1993:1 2,307 41 52 7 1989:2-1994:1 2,388 47 44 9 1990:2-1995:1 2,090 45 47 8 1991:2-1996:1 1,874 46 44 10 1992:2-1997:1 1,604 45 47 8 1993:2-1998:1 1,518 43 48 9 1994:2-1999:1 1,751 19 62 19 1995:2-2000:1 1,754 15 67 18 (a) Five-year observation period for women who were age nineteen in the year beginning with the first quarter indicated.
The Wisconsin senator had been a lazy and directionless first termer when a group of Catholic priests from Catholic and Georgetown Universities suggested to him that chasing communists would be a worthy cause, as well as politically profitable.
Reaching the 50 million unit milestone is a significant accomplishment for MOST50 technology and a testament to the continued global acceptance and use of MOST networking technology, said Dan Termer, vice president of Microchips Automotive Information Systems division.
This is the result of a long termer view of the way we run our Wrexham factory that began some time ago.
Roman's mother, Herminia, represented the first district of Bataan from 2007-2016 under the LP, while third termer Benitez is the son of former Marcos Deputy Minister of Human Settlements Jose Conrado Benitez.