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terminus

ter·mi·nus

terminus

 
pronunciation:
tuhr mih ns
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Word Parts
part of speech: noun
inflections: termini, terminuses
definition 1: the end or final point of something.
similar words:
end, last, terminal
definition 2: the point at which something, such as an endeavor, aims; goal.
similar words:
end
definition 3: the end of a railway line, trolley line, or bus route.
similar words:
terminal
definition 4: a spatial limit or boundary.
similar words:
end
Word Parts
The word terminus contains the following part:
term Latin root that means end, boundary