The reporting on waterboarding since 2004 "can hardly be termed neutral," the study says in its last sentence.
From everything I could discover about her life, she was what in the 19th century would be termed a chaste woman.
Its report on what anchor Ginny Simone termed “the unthinkable tragic shooting that shocked the country today” lasted 35 seconds.
He found himself inhabiting what he termed “the ultimate cardboard cut-out town.”
The individuals and families in his pictures enjoy nothing that could be termed hospitality.
Such masses are termed trappean agglomerate and trappean breccia.
At its first appearance it was termed, by Addison, “merum sal.”
There exists, too, in the great territory of vulgar speech what may not inappropriately be termed Civic Slang.
Such men as these have been termed “Protestants before the Reformation.”
This is a church in charge of the Jesuits, and by them and it we are reminded of what may fairly be termed the great leg question.
early 13c., terme "limit in time, set or appointed period," from Old French terme "limit of time or place" (11c.), from Latin terminus "end, boundary line," related to termen "boundary, end" (see terminus). Old English had termen "term, end," from Latin. Sense of "period of time during which something happens" first recorded c.1300, especially of a school or law court session (mid-15c.).
The meaning "word or phrase used in a limited or precise sense" is first recorded late 14c., from Medieval Latin use to render Greek horos "boundary," employed in mathematics and logic. Meaning "completion of the period of pregnancy" is from 1844. Term-paper in U.S. educational sense is recorded from 1931.
"to give a particular name to," mid-16c., from term (n.). Related: Termed; terming.
A limited period of time.
The end of a normal gestation period.