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the ultimate use for which something is intended or to which it is put.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
Origin of end use
First recorded in 1950–55
OTHER WORDS FROM end useend-use, adjective
Words nearby end use
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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