in the short/medium/long term

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in the short/medium/long term

During a short/medium/long period of time in the future. It's an adequate solution in the short term, maybe even in the medium term, but it won't fix the problem in the long term.
See also: long, medium, short, term
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The opening of the insurance market in the country since mid-2008 allows new players to participate, which may result in some competition for INS, but its market dominance is expected to persist in the medium term while new players start their operations.