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interims, plural;
  1. In or for the intervening period; provisional or temporary
    • - an interim arrangement
  2. Relating to less than a full year's business activity
    • - an interim dividend
    • - interim profit
  1. The intervening time
    • - in the interim I'll just keep my fingers crossed
  1. Meanwhile

  1. the time between one event, process, or period and another; "meanwhile the socialists are running the government"
  2. serving during an intermediate interval of time; "an interim agreement"
  3. An interim is a temporary pause in a line of succession or event. It is frequently used as an appositive noun, in which case it serves as an adjective meaning "in between", "transitional" or "temporary". ...
  4. Interim is an album by British rock band The Fall, compiled from live and studio material and released in 2004. It features the first officially released versions of "Clasp Hands", "Blindness" and "What About Us? ...
  5. (Interims) Unaudited first-half figures that provide an indication of the company’s trading and profit performance since the last full-year accounting period.
  6. A term appended to a gene symbol that is under review.
  7. As applied to the ruling of a court, temporary or partial, e.g. in matters of interdict.
  8. the period between sine die adjournment of one regular legislative session to the convening of the next regular legislative session.
  9. A short term three weeks to one month long.  It usually occurs during January or towards the end of the academic year.  Also known as Intersession, Winter Term, Winterim, January Plan.  A student usually takes only one course.
  10. An interim sphere of influence may be adopted which applies until the agency goes out of existence due to a consolidation, dissolution, reorganization, or merger.
  11. [Latin, In the meantime: temporary; between.]
  12. A temporary measure which exists until something more permanent can be established.
  13. Interim is a temporary position which is traditionally short in length but this varies. It is a position that is required by the business for a short term contract for a specific job or project or to test the quality of the candidate before making them a permanent employee with benefits. ...
  14. Occurring during a company's financial year rather than at its end. Interim results are often accompanied by interim dividends, whereas the year end accounts may give rise to final dividends.
  15. The interval between annual sessions.
  16. Most recent reported earnings versus the same period a year earlier. Also listed is the number of months included in the interim earnings report.