termination

  • 1 Termination — may refer to:In science: *Termination codon, in molecular biology *Termination factor, in genetics, part of the process of transcribing RNA *Termination type, in lithic reduction, a characteristic indicating the manner in which the distal end of… …

    Wikipedia

  • 2 termination — I noun abatement, adjournment, cancellation, climax, close, completion, conclusion, confine, consequence, consummation, culmination, denouement, destination, discharge, discontinuance, effect, end, ending, end of the matter, end result, epilogue …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 Termination — Ter mi*na tion, n. [L. terminatio a bounding, fixing, determining: cf. F. terminasion, OF. also termination. See {Term}.] 1. The act of terminating, or of limiting or setting bounds; the act of ending or concluding; as, a voluntary termination of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 termination — [tʉr΄mə nā′shən] n. [L terminatio] 1. a terminating or being terminated 2. the end of something in space or time; limit, bound, conclusion, or finish 3. Linguis. the end of a word; final sound, morpheme, or syllable; specif., an inflectional… …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 termination — termination. См. терминация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 6 Termination — (v. lat.), 1) Grenzsetzung, Begrenzung; 2) Festsetzung, Endigung …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 termination — (n.) late 14c., authoritative resolution of a matter, from O.Fr. terminacion and directly from L. terminationem (nom. terminatio) a fixing of boundaries, bounding, determining, from pp. stem of terminare to limit, end (see TERMINUS (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 termination — *end, ending, terminus Analogous words: result, issue, outcome (see EFFECT): concluding or conclusion, completion, closing or close (see corresponding verbs at CLOSE) Antonyms: inception: source …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 termination — [n] end abortion, ballgame*, cease, cessation, close, completion, conclusion, consequence, curtains*, cut off*, desistance, discontinuation, effect, ending, end of the line*, expiry, finale, finis, finish, issue, kiss off*, outcome, payoff*,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 termination — Termination, Terminatio …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 11 termination — The action taken by a secured party to end or give up its interest in collateral. For personal property collateral, a termination may be entered into the public record by using a standard form called a UCC 3. American Banker Glossary * * *… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 12 termination — noun 1 ending of sth ADJECTIVE ▪ early, premature ▪ abrupt ▪ wrongful ▪ She sued the company for wrongful termination. VERB + TERMINATION …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 Termination — Die Terminierung oder Termination (lat. terminare, „beenden“) ist: der räumliche oder zeitliche Abschluss, siehe Ende der Zeitpunkt für ein Stattfinden von etwas, siehe Termin die geplante Fertigstellung eines Projekts, siehe Terminplanung das… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 14 termination — End in time or existence; close; cessation; conclusion. Perruccio v. Allen, 156 Conn. 282, 240 A.2d 912, 914. Word for purposes of insurance, refers to the expiration of a policy by lapse of the policy. Waynesville Sec. Bank v. Stuyvesant Inc. Co …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 15 termination — UK [ˌtɜː(r)mɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌtɜrmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms termination : singular termination plural terminations 1) [countable/uncountable] the end of an agreement, job, or situation termination of: The board may order the termination of all …

    English dictionary

  • 16 termination — n. 1 the act or an instance of terminating; the state of being terminated. 2 Med. an induced abortion. 3 an ending or result of a specified kind (a happy termination). 4 a word s final syllable or letters or letter esp. as an element in… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 termination — n. cessation of employment voluntary termination * * * [ˌtɜːmɪ neɪʃ(ə)n] [ cessation of employment ] voluntary termination …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 termination — ter|mi|na|tion [ˌtə:mıˈneıʃən US ˌtə:r ] n 1.) formal the act of ending something, or the end of something termination of ▪ You may face a reduction or termination of benefits. 2.) [U and C] technical a medical operation to end the life of a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 termination — ter|mi|na|tion [ ,tɜrmı neıʃn ] noun 1. ) count or uncount the end of an agreement, job, or situation: termination of: The board may order the termination of all research activities. 2. ) count MEDICAL a medical operation in which a baby is… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 20 termination — noun Date: circa 1500 1. end in time or existence ; conclusion < the termination of life > 2. the last part of a word; especially an inflectional ending 3. the act of terminating 4. a limit in space or extent ; bound 5 …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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