This would have stopped thousands of American troops from deploying from the terminal.
Castro did not have cancer, he said, but his condition was nonetheless “terminal.”
The secretary would call and ask him to restart her terminal so that she could resume playing.
Is the marketing of such a terminal by a laid-off equities broker evidence of a great mind or moral force?
The processors were always a shared resource--the only "personal" part of it was the terminal.
The terminal L is connected to the other terminal of the lamp.
The peasants say that the change commences in the terminal grain of the ear.
And what is worthy of remark, these terminal ovicells always have a sessile avicularium on the summit.
When you reach the terminal bridge return if no enemy is seen.
The pouch here is large, sacculated, uncinate, without reduction of the terminal portion.
mid-15c., "relating to or marking boundaries," from Latin terminalis "pertaining to a boundary or end, final," from terminus "end, boundary line" (see terminus). Meaning "fatal" (terminal illness) is first recorded 1891. Sense of "situated at the extreme end of something" is from 1805. Slang meaning "extreme" first recorded 1983.
"end point of a railway line," 1888, from terminal (adj.); sense of "device for communicating with a computer" is first recorded 1954.
terminal ter·mi·nal (tûr'mə-nəl)
Of, relating to, situated at, or forming a limit, a boundary, an extremity, or an end.
Of, relating to, occurring at, or being the end of a section or series; final.
Causing, ending in, or approaching death; fatal.
Extreme; unmitigated: Terminal cuteness is the dread disease of too much Southern writing
[1990s+; based on the medical sense ''fatal, incurable'']