Definition of long-term in English:

long-term

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adjective

  • Occurring over or relating to a long period of time: the long-term unemployed the long-term effects of smoking
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    • 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.

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