end use

[ yoos ]
/ yus /

noun

the ultimate use for which something is intended or to which it is put.

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Origin of end use

First recorded in 1950–55

OTHER WORDS FROM end use

end-use, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for end use

  • Exports to numerous western countries, including peripheral countries, are subject to one form or another of end-use checks.

    East-West Trade Trends|Harold E. Stassen