Definition of Lent term in English:

Lent term

noun

British
  • The university term in which Lent falls.

    • ‘He was due back in Cambridge to begin the Lent term later in January, but instead of resuming his work there he was taken into the hospital to undergo a series of investigatory tests.’
    • ‘The college council at Caius meets annually during the Lent term to elect new fellows.’

Pronunciation:

Lent term

/ˈlent ˌtərm/