long-term: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (lông'tûrm", long'-), [key]
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
- covering a relatively long period of time: a long-term lease.
- maturing over or after a relatively long period of time: a long-term loan; a long-term bond.
- (of a capital gain or loss) derived from the sale or exchange of an asset held for more than a specified time, as six months or one year.