tenure-track

adjective
ten·​ure-track | \ ˈten-yər-ˌtrak How to pronounce tenure-track (audio) also -ˌyu̇r- \

Definition of tenure-track

: relating to or being a teaching position that may lead to a grant of tenure

First Known Use of tenure-track

1976, in the meaning defined above

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“Tenure-track.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tenure-track. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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tenure-track

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English Language Learners Definition of tenure-track

US : relating to or having a teaching job that may lead to tenure (sense 2)

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