Term may mean:

  • Technical term, part of the specialized vocabulary of a particular field
  • Term of office, the length of time a person serves in a particular office
  • Term of patent, the maximum period during which a patent can be maintained in force
  • Term of a pregnancy
  • Prison sentence, or term, a time served in a prison
  • Term of a contract
  • School or college term - usually 3 periods of study in a year.
  • Term (mathematics)