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tenure

A time period,as in the tenure of a lease.

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It is SUFFICIENT for such a government that the persons administering it be appointed, either directly or indirectly, by the people; and that they hold their appointments by either of the tenures just specified; otherwise every government in the United States, as well as every other popular government that has been or can be well organized or well executed, would be degraded from the republican character.
His tenure of office was to be for life or until his great-grandfather, or grandfather, should return.
Here and there on the coasts, living by most precarious tenure, was a sprinkling of missionaries, traders, bˆche-de-mer fishers, and whaleship deserters.
Even the sick chamber seemed to be retained, on the uncertain tenure of Mr Quilp's favour.
Notwithstanding my inability to settle to anything - which I hope arose out of the restless and incomplete tenure on which I held my means - I had a taste for reading, and read regularly so many hours a day.
Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed says Prime Minister Imran Khan by granting an extension in Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa's tenure has sent out a message across the globe that the democratic government and military are on the same page.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed says Prime Minister Imran Khan by granting an extension in Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa's tenure has sent out a message across the globe that the democratic government and military are on the same page.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 19 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid on Monday mocked at Pakistani Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa after his (Gen Bajwa) tenure was extended for a period of three years.
An Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) brief examined employee tenure among American workers, finding that, in the past 35 years, the median tenure for those ages 25 and older, of all wages and salaries, has remained at five years.
)The Punjab government, in its ongoing series of police reforms, has set the tenure of the Inspector General of Police at 3 months."I find it extremely sad that the press and opposition are presenting this as some sort of incompetence," said Dr Shehbaz Gill, spokesperson for the government.
Parallel to studies on directors' independence, the representation of women, and CEO/Chairman duality, this study is intended to examine whether investors take directors' age and tenure and age and tenure homogeneity into account.