Term may refer to:

Term (language)
, a noun or compound word used in a specific context: meaning

Technical term
, part of the specialized vocabulary of a particular field
 Scientific terminology , terms used by scientists

Technical term
, part of the specialized vocabulary of a particular field
Law

Contractual term
, a legally binding provision
 Payment (or credit) terms , a part of an invoice; when you'll have to pay and what discount you'll get by paying early. Like "2/10 net 30".
Lengths of time

Term (time)
, a fixed period of time
 Academic term , a division of the academic year in which classes are held. For Englishspeaking university academic terms, see:
 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 , a time served in a prison
Mathematics and physics

Term (logic)
, a component of a logical or mathematical expression (not to be confused with term logic, or Aristotelian logic)
 Addends , arguments to the addition operator
 Ground term , a term with no variables
 Term algebra , the algebra of mathematical terms
 Term logic , an approach to logic that began with Aristotle and that was dominant until the advent of modern predicate logic
 Term symbol , a concept in quantum mechanics
Other uses
 Term (architecture) or terminal form, a human head and bust that continues as a square tapering pillarlike form
 Term (computers) or terminal emulator, a program that emulates a video terminal
 Term, Iran , a village in Mazandaran Province, Iran
 Telecom Enforcement Resource and Monitoring , the vigilance and monitoring wing of the Indian Department of Telecommunications
See also
 Maxterms and minterms , in Boolean algebra
 Tern (disambiguation)
 Terme (disambiguation)
 Termeh , a type of textile