from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of a number of terminals or airports which are interchangeable for the purposes of ticketing.
  • adj. Differing only by a whole number of complete circles.
  • adj. Describing an object in a category, such that there is precisely one morphism that maps that object to every object in the category.
  • adj. Simultaneously studying towards two or more separate degrees.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as conterminal and conterminous.


co- +‎ terminal (Wiktionary)


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