Etymology
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termination (n.)

late 14c., "authoritative resolution of a matter," from Old French terminacion (13c.) and directly from Latin terminationem (nominative terminatio) "a fixing of boundaries, a bounding, determining," noun of action from past-participle stem of terminare "to mark the end or boundary," from terminus "end, limit" (see terminus). Meaning "end of a person's employment" is recorded from 1961; meaning "artificial end of a pregnancy" is attested from 1969; sense of "assassination" is recorded from 1975.

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Definitions of termination

termination (n.)
a coming to an end of a contract period;
Synonyms: expiration / expiry
termination (n.)
a place where something ends or is complete;
Synonyms: end point / endpoint / terminus
termination (n.)
something that results;
Synonyms: result / resultant / final result / outcome
termination (n.)
the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme);
Synonyms: ending
termination (n.)
the act of ending something;
the termination of the agreement
Synonyms: ending / conclusion
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