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1. Duration of employment with a given company.
2. Real Estate: The nature of an occupant's ownership rights. Defines whether a person is an owner or a tenant.

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Since Bob had been with company since they opened up shop, he had the longest tenure of any of the other employees.

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The University of Virginia has announced that Professor John Smith Has been granted permanent tenure in the Liberal Arts Campus.

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When her students asked the professor how long she has been teaching at the university, she explained to them that her tenure had lasted over 15 years.

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