short-term

adjective
\ˈshȯrt-ˌtərm \

Definition of short-term 

1 : occurring over or involving a relatively short period of time

2a : of, relating to, or constituting a financial operation or obligation based on a brief term and especially one of less than a year

b : generated by assets held for less than six months

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1901, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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short-term

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English Language Learners Definition of short-term

: lasting for, relating to, or involving a short period of time

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