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endpoint

or end point

[end-point]
noun Mathematics.
  1. the point on each side of an interval marking its extremity on that side.
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Origin of endpoint

First recorded in 1895–1900; end1 + point
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n.

also end-point, 1899, originally in chemistry, from end + point (n.). General use from 1920s.

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