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termination

ter·mi·na·tion

termination

 
 
pronunciation:
tuhr mih neI shn
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of ending, or the fact or condition of being ended.
There will be a termination of benefits when you leave this job.
antonyms:
beginning, continuation, initiation, start
similar words:
abolition, cessation, close, closure, conclusion, death, end, finish, last
definition 2: the location or part where something ends; conclusion.
antonyms:
beginning, inception, start
similar words:
finish
definition 3: a result or outcome.
antonyms:
source
derivation: terminational (adj.)
Word Parts
The word termination contains the following part:
term Latin root that means end, boundary