Meaning of tenured


Pronunciation: (ten'yurd), [key]
— adj.
  1. of, having, or eligible for tenure, esp. in a college or university: There are three tenured professors in the history department.
  2. granting, allowing, or leading to tenure: None of the advertised jobs is a tenured position.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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