term of/in office

noun phrase

: the time when a person holds a job or position of authority especially in the government

Examples of term of/in office in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The number of mass shootings increased over his term in office: 348 in 2017, 336 in 2018, 417 in 2019 and 615 in 2020. Voice Of The People, New York Daily News, 16 July 2024 Theodore Roosevelt, 1912 Ex-President Theodore Roosevelt — who had decided to seek a third term in office after sitting out of the White House for four years — was on his way to deliver a campaign speech at the Milwaukee Auditorium on Oct. 14, 1912, when he was struck by a bullet. Virginia Chamlee, Peoplemag, 16 July 2024 His term of office did not expire until March 29, 2025. Patrick Frater, Variety, 15 July 2024 The term of office is for four years and pays $47,500. Sun Sentinel Editorial Board, Sun Sentinel, 14 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for term of/in office 

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“Term of/in office.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/term%20of%2Fin%20office. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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