from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The act of completing or the state of being completed.
- n. Football A forward pass that is caught in bounds by a receiver.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act or state of being or making something complete; conclusion, accomplishment.
- n. The conclusion of an act of conveyancing concerning the sale of a property.
- n. The act of making a metric space complete by adding points.
- n. The space resulting from such an act.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act or process of making complete; the getting through to the end.
- n. State of being complete; fulfillment; accomplishment; realization.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of completing, or bringing to the desired end; a carrying or filling out; full performance or achievement; consummation; conclusion: as, the completion of a building; the completion of one's education, or of an enterprise.
- n. Fulfilment; accomplishment.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (American football) a successful forward pass in football
- n. a concluding action
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And if there is a way for someone to be logged into their Google account from an application then the label completion could extend to even application implementations of Oplop.
Comcast and GE said they will make no other announcements about structure or personnel until the timing of the deal's completion is certain.
In the traditions of coin collecting in the U.S., completion is a value of a high order.
I agree with what you are saying, about how the act of completion is also the elimination of possibility and, by extension, hope.
After matching, loan completion is subject to anti-fraud and credit-checks.
Negotiating countries will meet in Morocco in July, and the targeted completion is still 2010.
Another major project nearing completion is the BCTLA K-12 Information Literacy Benchmark Project, which has published the draft new “The Points of Inquiry” model for review.
Sometimes, she said, the impediment to completion is as trivial as "the student didn't pay their library fine, or there was a parking problem."
They lag far behind four-year colleges in completion, although many students choose to transfer rather than finish a certificate or degree.
For them, college completion is a matter of mere paperwork.