term limit

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term limit (plural term limits)

  1. A legal restriction that limits the number of terms a person may serve in a particular elected office.
  2. The maximum number of terms one may legally serve in a particular elected office.


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term limit (third-person singular simple present term limits, present participle term limiting, simple past and past participle term limited)

  1. (transitive, informal) Alternative spelling of term-limit