Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of last.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of last.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • By 2012 I would not be at all surprised to find Republican candidates for office in Wisconsin trying desperately to deny that they ever heard of Governor Walker, assuming his term lasts that long.

    Howard Schweber: Governor Walker, Welcome to the Show

  • In the case of "a joint work prepared by two or more authors who did not work for hire," the term lasts for 70 years after the last surviving author's death.

    Copyright Basics

  • The designation lasts two years and can be renewed.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • The title lasts three years, after which Claiborne officials will have to re-apply.

    WBIR.com - News

  • Palin responded that for now she is the governor, and her term lasts for two more years.

    NPR Topics: News

  • Mr. Abhisit has compromised by promising to call elections by the end of this year, even though his term lasts until the end of 2011.

    Thailand's New Normal

  • "a joint work prepared by two or more authors who did not work for hire," the term lasts for 70 years after the last surviving author's death.

    Supplementary Copyright Statutes, US Copy. Office

  • Protection afforded by immune serum globulin lasts several months.

    Hepatitis A Vaccine

  • I was told that sometimes this pain lasts only a few months, but other times it becomes chronic pain and can last for years.

    Sharing Personal Stories: Shingles

  • The NCAA had hoped that the chosen candidate would be available to start by the beginning of the school year, but Bayh's term lasts into January 2011.

    Evan Bayh Passed Over To Head NCAA

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