Etymology
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expiry (n.)

"close, termination," 1752, from expire + -y (4). Meaning "dying, death" is from 1790.

updated on April 13, 2014

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Definitions of expiry from WordNet

expiry (n.)
a coming to an end of a contract period;
the expiry of his driver's license
Synonyms: termination / expiration
expiry (n.)
the event of dying or departure from life;
Synonyms: death / decease
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