Warning: This function has been deprecated. Use term_exists() instead.

is_term( int|string $term, string $taxonomy = '', int $parent )

Check if Term exists.

Description Description

Parameters Parameters


(int|string) (Required) The term to check


(string) (Optional) The taxonomy name to use

Default value: ''


(int) (Required) ID of parent term under which to confine the exists search.

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Return Return

(mixed) Get the term id or Term Object, if exists.

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Source Source

File: wp-includes/deprecated.php

function is_term( $term, $taxonomy = '', $parent = 0 ) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '3.0.0', 'term_exists()' );
	return term_exists( $term, $taxonomy, $parent );

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Changelog Changelog

Version Description
3.0.0 Use term_exists()
2.3.0 Introduced.

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