term of reference
Definition of term of reference
: a defined or assigned task or field of activity or inquiry numerous royal commissions … whose terms of reference concerned farming and farm workers— G. E. Fussell
Love words? Need even more definitions?Merriam-Webster unabridged
Words at Play
Ask the Editors
- Why Do People Pronounce It "Nucular"?
- On Contractions of Multiple Words
- Is Singular 'They' a Better Choice?
- Word Puzzles Take the quiz
- Where in the World? A Quiz Take the quiz
- Spell It Take the quiz
- Syn City Play the game