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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Either of two points marking the end of a line segment.
  • n. Chemistry The point in a titration at which no more titrant should be added. It is determined, for example, by a color change in an indicator or by the appearance of a precipitate.
  • n. A tip or point of termination.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Either of the two points at the end of a line segment
  • n. Either of the two nodes of a graph of degree 1
  • n. The stage in a titration at which a change in the colour of an indicator indicates that no more titrant should be added
  • n. A defined occurrence during the observation period of an experiment or study.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A point of termination or completion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In analytic chemistry, the point at which a chemical reaction is completed without excess of either reagent.
  • n. In function-theory, of an interval or path from x0 to x, either of the points x0, x. Also called end-value, of the path.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a place where something ends or is complete
  • n. the final point in a process
  • n. a place where something ends or is complete

Etymologies

end + point (Wiktionary)

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