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Main Entry: 1ter·mi·nal
Pronunciation: primarystresstschwarm-nschwal, -schwan-schwal
Function: adjective
1 a : of, relating to, or forming an end <a terminal pillar of a temple> b : growing at the end of a branch or stem <a terminal bud>
2 a : of, relating to, or occurring in a term or each term <make terminal payments on a car> b : leading finally to death <a terminal illness>
3 : occurring at or being the end of a period or series
- ter·mi·nal·ly /-emacron/ adverb

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