terminal

Part of speech: noun

The end.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to a boundary or an end.

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to a term or name.

Part of speech: noun

A terminating point; station.

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Usage examples "terminal":

  1. The railroad company had marked the ground for its terminal purposes; the city of Portland objected. - "Two Years in Oregon", Wallis Nash.
  2. We were interested in this summit, more on account of the excellent view which it commanded of the south- west ridge and the terminal peak of the Matterhorn, than from any other reason. - "The Ascent of the Matterhorn", Edward Whymper.
  3. Prime Suspect and about nine other people, only three of whom were actually doing something at their terminal. - "Underground", Suelette Dreyfus.