Term day

Term day
Term day Term day A day which is a term (as for payment of rent), or is a day in a term, as of the sitting of a court; esp., one of a series of special days, designated by scientists of different nations or stations, for making synoptic magnetic, meteorological, or other physical observations. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • term day — noun Etymology: Middle English terme day, from terme term + day 1. : a day that is set as a term (as a Scottish quarter day) or is a day in a term (as of the sitting of a court) 2. : one of a series of special days designated by scientists for… …   Useful english dictionary

  • term day — /ˈtɜm deɪ/ (say term day) noun a fixed or appointed day, as for the payment of money due; a quarter day …   Australian English dictionary

  • term day — a fixed or appointed day, as for the payment of money due; a quarter day. [1250 1300; ME] * * * …   Universalium

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  • DAY OF THE LORD — DAY OF THE LORD, a definite, though undetermined, point of time in the future, when God is expected to punish the wicked and justice will triumph. The term Day of the Lord serves as a key word in nine prophetic passages (Isa. 13:6–13; Joel 1:15;… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • DAY OF ATONEMENT — (Heb. יוֹם הכִּפּוּרִים, Yom ha Kippurim), one of the appointed seasons of the Lord, holy convocations, a day of fasting and atonement, occurring on the Tenth of Tishri. It is the climax of the ten days of penitence and the most important day in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Day school — A day school as opposed to a boarding school is an institution where children (or high school age adolescents) are given educational instruction during the day and after which children/teens return to their homes. The term can also be used to… …   Wikipedia

  • Day spa — This article is about a health facility. For other uses, see Spa (disambiguation). day spa in Milan Italy A day spa is a business establishment which people visit for professionally administered personal care treatments such as massages and… …   Wikipedia

  • term — noun 1》 a word or phrase used to describe a thing or to express a concept.     ↘(terms) a way of expressing oneself: a protest in the strongest terms.     ↘Logic a word or words that may be the subject or predicate of a proposition. 2》 a fixed or …   English new terms dictionary

  • Day fighter — A day fighter is a fighter aircraft equipped only to fight during the day. More specifically, it refers to a multi purpose aircraft that does not include equipment for fighting at night (such as a radar and specialized avionics),[1] although it… …   Wikipedia