term paper

noun
a long essay, report, or the like, written by a student as an assignment over the course of a term or semester.

Origin:
1925–30

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Short term paper losses on long-term investments are meaningless.
He had early dreams of becoming a cook, penning a middle school term paper on the topic.
Eliminating some of those would make the term paper recycling problem pretty much go away.
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