term of art
A term whose use or meaning are specific to a particular field of endeavor.

The opinion in United States v du Pont does not, in any event, render the term "acquiring" in a consent decree a term of art.

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  • PARIS SCHOOL OF ART — (Jewish School of). In the history and criticism of 20th century painting, School of Paris has become a widely used term, generally designating a style that is not necessarily or typically French, but which is followed by a large number of… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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