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  Term - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the context of a legal and binding contract, terms refers to all specified boundaries, limits, and conditions that are stated in the contract —including any names, places, times, and definitions.
In terminology (the study of language terms), a "term" is a word, word pair, or word group, that is used in specific contexts for a specific meaning.
The terms of a planet refers to segments of an astrological sign that are ruled by different ruling planets.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Terms   (390 words)

  
 Terms and Definitions
A general term for dark-colored, igneous rocks composed of minerals that are relatively rich in iron and magnesium.
The term is still applied to the basalt-filled impact basins common on the face of the Moon visible from Earth.
The term applied to scarps on planetary surfaces; many scarps are thought to be the surface expression of faults within the crust of the planetary object.
www.solarviews.com /eng/terms.htm   (4644 words)

  
 Modern Terms
Term used to describe architectural design that is simple, functional, and unornamented, following the theoretical teachings of Bauhaus and the leading figures of Modernism of the 1920s and 1930s.
The term was used a s the title for an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, NY, curated by Henry-Russell Hitchcock and Philip Johnson in 1932.
Term that has come to describe the stylistic developments that depart from the norms of modernism.
www.decorativearts.com /glossary.html   (2177 words)

  
 Encyclopedia Titanica : Terms
Terms of Use By using Encyclopedia Titanica you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of Encyclopedia Titanica.
Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made.
These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
www.encyclopedia-titanica.org /admin/agreement.shtml   (328 words)

  
 Swirl:Terms & Definitions
A term used by Bruno Latour to challenge the concepts that undergird modernist thought, while the same time avoiding the facile assumptions he believes are usually associated with "post-modernism."
A term coined by Barbara Herrnstein Smith to critique the notion that "relativism" implies all opinions are equally valid.
That is why they use the term "subject" (a position in a sentence) rather than "person." Presumably, we come to know ourselves as distinct identities by interacting with a system of representation that precedes us.
www.sou.edu /English/IDTC/Terms/terms.htm   (2579 words)

  
 Footwear of the Middle Ages - Glossary of Footwear Terminology
Moreover, meaning no disrespect to Goubitz, but several of the terms he uses are apparently based on his own personal shorthand jargon, and therefore bear little resemblance to terms used by others in the shoemaking field (for an example, see "treadsole").
We know very few of the terms used by medieval shoemakers, and fewer still those terms used by English shoemakers (since this document is in English).
Terms that are not documentable as being medieval, but likely are, will be given in bold faced italics.
www.personal.utulsa.edu /~marc-carlson/shoe/RESEARCH/GLOSSARY/bdef.htm   (557 words)

  
 NWS Norman, Oklahoma - Weather Glossary for Storm Spotters
I have written the definitions in what hopefully passes as "layman's terms." They are written to be easily understood by the storm spotter, regardless of his or her meteorological background.
Many of the terms are so closely interrelated, though, that it becomes necessary to "cross-reference;" that is, to use one or more terms in the definition of another.
Those terms that were identified as such as being somewhat more controversial are handled in the text by inclusion of a second paragraph in the description, which discusses any cautions or controversy regarding the use of the term.
www.srh.noaa.gov /oun/severewx/glossary.php   (2927 words)

  
 Matisse's Glossary of Internet Terms
Term originated by author William Gibson in his novel Neuromancer the word Cyberspace is currently used to describe the whole range of information resources available through computer networks.
The term may also have come from someone?s low opinion of the food product with the same name, which is generally perceived as a generic content-free waste of resources.
A somewhat vague term generally referring to software that is secretly installed on a users computer and that monitors use of the computer in some way without the users' knowledge or consent.
www.matisse.net /files/glossary.html   (9549 words)

  
 Terms and Conditions | The Associated Press
Use of this Web site is conditioned on the acceptance, without modification, of all terms and conditions of this agreement.
By using this Web site you represent that you have read and understand the terms and conditions and that you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions as set forth below.
If you do not agree with the terms and conditions of this Web site and do not wish to be bound by them, please do not use this Web site or download any materials from this Web site.
www.ap.org /pages/about/terms.html   (793 words)

  
 Instapundit.com - Terms of Use
You agree that all disputes concerning these terms of use or the content of InstaPundit.Com are to be resolved in the courts of Knox County, Tennessee, under the laws of Tennessee and the United States of America.
You agree that efforts to obtain InstaPundit content in violation or circumvention of these terms of use constitute a violation of InstaPundit's copyright and you understand and agree that (1) by virtue of this agreement you are estopped from arguing otherwise: and (2) such violations may lead to civil or criminal penalties.
If you do not agree to these terms of use, exit the site immediately, destroy all copies of InstaPundit content remaining in any form on your computer, any other computer or network device under your control, in print form, or on any information storage or retrieval device that you possess or control.
instapundit.com /tos.php   (647 words)

  
 DCMI Metadata Terms
This document is an up-to-date specification of all metadata terms maintained by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, including elements, element refinements, encoding schemes, and vocabulary terms (the DCMI Type Vocabulary).
This document is an up-to-date, authoritative specification of all metadata terms maintained by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative -- elements, element refinements, encoding schemes, and vocabulary terms (the DCMI Type Vocabulary).
The term collection means that the resource is described as a group; its parts may be separately described and navigated.
dublincore.org /documents/dcmi-terms   (2593 words)

  
 Topica: Privacy
There are additional terms of service specific to the Customer Acquisition components of the Services (i.e., co-registration) that are part of this Agreement.
We may modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, at any time and in our sole discretion, by posting a change notice or a new agreement on our Web site located at www.topica.com or any such successor Web site.
The term of this Agreement will begin upon your first use of the Services and will end when terminated by either you or us as described herein.
www.topica.com /privacy/terms.html   (2003 words)

  
 Terms - Discount Canadian Prescriptions LLC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Terms and Conditions shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida, without regard to conflict of laws principles.
The Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all previous written or oral agreements between the parties with respect to such subject matter.
The Terms and Conditions may not be amended except in writing signed by both parties and no waiver by either party shall be deemed a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default, unless such a waiver is in writing and signed by an authorized representative of DCPdrugs.com.
www.dcpdrugs.com /terms.asp   (818 words)

  
 CTV.ca | CTV Corporate
These Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted, construed and governed by the laws in force in the Province of Ontario, Canada, without reference to its conflict of laws principles.
These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between BGM and you pertaining to your use of a BGM Site, Services and Content and supercede any prior agreements between you and BGM with respect to the subject matter hereof.
If any of the provisions (or parts thereof) contained in these Terms and Conditions are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions (or parts thereof)contained herein.
www.ctv.ca /servlet/ArticleNews/show/CTVShows/1096996047724_92404854   (3034 words)

  
 CNET Networks | Editorial | Site Terms Of Use
These Terms, including all terms, conditions, and policies that are incorporated into these terms by reference, constitute the entire agreement between you and CNET Networks and govern your use of our sites, superceding any prior agreements that you may have with us.
These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, and the parties irrevocably consent to bring any action to enforce these Terms before an arbitration panel or before a court of competent jurisdiction in San Francisco, California if seeking interim or preliminary relief or enforcement of an arbitration award.
If any part of these Terms is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superceded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision, and the remainder of the Terms shall continue in effect.
www.cnetnetworks.com /editorial/terms.html   (2497 words)

  
 SI.com - CNN Interactive SERVICE AGREEMENT
CNN shall have the right at any time to change or modify the terms and conditions applicable to Subscriber's use of CNN Interactive, or any part thereof, or to impose new conditions, including, but not limited to, adding fees and charges for use.
Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately upon notice thereof, which may be given by means including, but not limited to, posting on CNN Interactive, or by electronic or conventional mail, or by any other means by which Subscriber obtains notice thereof.
Terms under which this service is provided to you.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /interactive_legal.html   (2115 words)

  
 BBC - Terms of Use
By using bbc.co.uk you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of bbc.co.uk.
Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any licence or right to use any trademark, patent, design right or copyright of the BBC, BBC Worldwide Limited, or any other third party.
If there is any conflict between these terms and specific terms appearing elsewhere on bbc.co.uk (including local house rules) then the latter shall prevail.
www.bbc.co.uk /terms   (1169 words)

  
 dotPhoto - Terms
Users who intentionally misapply search terms to photos (for instance, adding “Grand Canyon” to a photo of a model who is clearly not at the Grand Canyon) may have their accounts deactivated and their photos erased.
These Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New Jersey, without regard to its conflicts of law rules.
If any part of these Terms of Service is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be deemed to be substituted with a valid, enforceable provision which most closely reflects the original intent of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.
www.dotphoto.com /Terms.asp   (1609 words)

  
 Terms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
McDonald's franchisees each hire their own employees and establish their own terms and conditions of employment, which may differ from those described.
These Terms and Conditions will be governed and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the State of Illinois, United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law.
If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
www.mcdonalds.com /terms.html   (1168 words)

  
 About | canada.com
These Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted, construed and governed by the laws in force in the Province of Ontario, and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without reference to its conflict of laws principles.
These Terms and Conditions and, where applicable, the specific terms of a Paid Services Agreement, constitute the entire agreement between canada.com and you pertaining to your use of the canada.com Sites and Services and, except as specifically set forth herein, supersede any prior agreements between you and canada.com relating to the canada.com Sites and Services.
If any of the provisions (or parts thereof) contained in the Terms and Conditions are determined to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, such determination shall not affect the remaining provisions (or parts thereof) contained herein.
www.canada.com /aboutus/termsofservice.html   (5971 words)

  
 Terms and conditions of use | the Daily Mail
If any term, condition, or provision of these terms and conditions is determined to be unlawful, invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remaining terms, conditions and provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.
Use of this Website and these Terms shall be subject only to the laws of England and Wales which shall exclusively govern the interpretation, application and effect of all the above permissions, exclusions, licences and conditions of use.
These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and Associated relating to the subject matter herein.
www.dailymail.co.uk /pages/dmstandard/article.html?in_article_id=255767&in_page_id=1766   (1665 words)

  
 ConstructionJobs.com - construction jobs, construction resumes, construction employment, construction professionals, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
These Terms and Conditions are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of North Carolina, without respect to its conflict of laws principles.
No waiver of any term of this Agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or any other term.
You understand and agree that, due to the nature of these Terms and Conditions, in addition to money damages, ConstructionJobs.com will be entitled to equitable relief upon a breach of these Terms and Conditions by you.
construction.careercast.com /?page=terms   (2214 words)

  
 WhitePages.com - Online Directory Assistance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
WhitePages.com reserves the right to change or revise the terms and conditions of this Agreement at any time by posting any changes or a revised Agreement on this site (www.whitepages.com and any Web site incorporating the content of www.whitepages.com is referred to herein as the WhitePages Web site).
Subject to your compliance with all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement, and in consideration of your promises reflected in this Agreement, WhitePages.com grants to you a personal, nonexclusive, nonassignable and nontransferable license to use the Service from a single computer and to use the Service solely as permitted under this Agreement.
Privacy Policy, Legal Notice and Terms under which this service is provided to you.
www.whitepages.com /terms   (1646 words)

  
 orkut - terms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
These Terms of Service will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence.
These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and orkut with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter.
Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service by a party will be effective only if in writing and signed by a party.
www.orkut.com /terms.aspx   (1899 words)

  
 XE.com - Terms of Use
If any provision of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable in any respect by any court having competent jurisdiction, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law, and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use shall continue in full force and effect.
No waiver of any provision of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such provision or any other provision of these Terms of Use.
These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without regard to conflict of laws provisions thereto.
www.xe.com /legal   (1831 words)

  
 CompUSA.com - Terms and Conditions
All revisions to these terms and conditions are effective for transactions after the update.
You agree that if any part of these terms and conditions are found to be unenforceable, the remainder of these terms and conditions will remain in full force and effect.
These terms and conditions are governed and construed by the laws (but not the rules governing conflicts of law) of the state of Texas.
www.compusa.com /terms.asp   (2998 words)

  
 Lycos Terms And Conditions
By accepting these Terms and Conditions, you represent and warrant that you are a United States resident and are using Lycos Shopping at a location within the United States for a transaction to be completed within the United States.
If a court of competent jurisdiction holds any provision of these Terms and Conditions to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and agree that the other provisions of these Terms and Conditions remain in full force and effect.
Neither party pursuant to these Terms and Conditions has authority to enter into agreements of any kind on behalf of the other and neither party shall be considered the agent of the other.
info.lycos.com /legal/legal.asp   (10041 words)

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