Definition of Terminates

1. Verb. (third-person singular of terminate) ¹

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Definition of Terminates

1. terminate [v] - See also: terminate

Lexicographical Neighbors of Terminates

terminal transferase
terminal transferases
terminal vein
terminal velocities
terminal velocity
terminal ventricle
terminal web
terminally ill
terminate with extreme prejudice
termination codon
termination dust
termination factor
termination region
termination sequence
termination shock
terminationes nervorum liberae

Literary usage of Terminates

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Treatise on the Law of Agency: Including Not Only a Discussion of the by Floyd Russell Mechem (1889)
"General Rule — Terminates Agency unless coupled with an Interest. 260. ... General Rule—Bankruptcy of Principal terminates Agent's Authority. 264. ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson (1805)
"... and at last perhaps terminates in a right line : used in opposition to ... properly that which terminates not at the sea, but fronts another country. ..."

3. Herodotus by Herodotus (1812)
"Athos is a large and nobie mountain, projecting into the sea, and inhabited; where it terminates on the land side, it has the appearance of a peninsula, ..."

4. Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey: Made Under the by United States Department of the Interior, William Hemsley Emory, Spencer Fullerton Baird, Charles Frederic Girard, Timothy Abbott Conrad, George Engelmann, James Hall, Charles Christopher Parry, Arthur Carl Victor Schott, John Torrey (1859)
"Its principal chain, after passing .the 36th parallel of latitude, becomes less elevated, and finally terminates in the Organ mountains near El Paso, ..."

5. A Brief for the Trial of Civil Issues Before a Jury by Austin Abbott (1885)
"Discharge terminates power : cor- 8. Motion for nonsuit. rection. 9. Motion to set aside verdict taken 2. Omission to record. subject, etc. 3. ..."

6. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... John Palaeologus I, and it terminates abruptly in the middle of a sentence, at the capture of Lesbos in 1462. It is the most difficult of all the ..."

7. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1862)
"I have Elisabet is used. as it would not, I think, be easy to find a woman'» name in French which terminates in a, or one in, Italian containing a ..."

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