Associations to the word «Termination»


TERMINATION, noun. The process of terminating or the state of being terminated.
TERMINATION, noun. The process of firing an employee; ending one's employment at a business for any reason.
TERMINATION, noun. An end in time; a conclusion.
TERMINATION, noun. An end in space; an edge or limit.
TERMINATION, noun. An outcome or result.
TERMINATION, noun. The last part of a word; a suffix.
TERMINATION, noun. (medical) An induced abortion.
TERMINATION, noun. (obsolete) (rare) A word, a term.
TERMINATION, noun. The ending up of a polypeptid chain.
TERMINATION DUST, noun. (in Alaska) A light, high altitude snowfall that indicates the end of summer.
TERMINATION SHOCK, noun. (astronomy) the boundary marking one of the outer limits of the Sun's influence, where the solar wind dramatically slows
TERMINATION SHOCK, noun. (astronomy) by extension, that point for space around any star
TERMINATION SHOCKS, noun. Plural of termination shock

Dictionary definition

TERMINATION, noun. A coming to an end of a contract period; "the expiry of his driver's license".
TERMINATION, noun. A place where something ends or is complete.
TERMINATION, noun. Something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio".
TERMINATION, noun. The end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme); "I don't like words that have -ism as an ending".
TERMINATION, noun. The act of ending something; "the termination of the agreement".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke