Occurring over or relating to a long period of time: the long-term unemployed the long-term effects of smoking
More example sentences
- The firm has also taken on two long-term unemployed bricklayers to work with them.
- It could take longer to effect than we hoped, but it remains our long-term objective.
- The long-term effects of cannabis on the body are still a matter of controversy.
Definition of long-term in:
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