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term limit

noun
1.
Often, term limits. a statutory limit on the number of terms an official may serve:
the Twenty-second Amendment, which imposed term limits on U.S. presidents.
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Contemporary definitions for term-limit
noun

a legal restriction on the number of times a person may be elected to and serve in a particular public office

Examples

Term limits are a major issue in U.S. politics, but rarely elsewhere in the world.

Word Origin

1861-66

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