the last date that a product, as food, should be used before it is considered spoiled or ineffective, usually specified on the label or package.
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How to use expiration date in a sentence
Lopez, the sheriff’s spokesman, also noted that the home addresses are included in the county’s dispatch system with an expiration date, so the information disappears past a certain point.County Distributes COVID Patients’ Addresses to Police Agencies | Jesse Marx | January 21, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
“We’re all born with an expiration date,” Sears bemoans, which is why humans need to make the best use of this time.
His expiration date should have been up soon after his diagnosis that August, but in the ensuing years, I never heard a word about Barry slowing down.
Each year, as much as $3 billion in cards go unused, languishing in wallets past the expiration date and never to be cashed in, according to a CBS News analysis of Mercator Advisory Group data.Americans are on track to buy more gift cards this holiday season than ever before | Rachel King | December 24, 2020 | Fortune
When considering a refurbished machine or flash sale, you want to double-check the model and the expiration date of that model’s updates.
Such prescriptions have no expiration date, and were swallowed as easily in 1974 as in 1934 or 2014.Zen, Motorcycles, And The Cult of Tech: How Robert Pirsig’s Classic Anticipated the Future | Nathaniel Rich | August 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
And thanks for all the music that came with no expiration date.J.J. Cale, Dead at 74, Was a Songwriter Beyond Compare | Malcolm Jones | July 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Kerry himself recently identified an expiration date for the two-state solution within “a year to year-and-a-half to two years.”
When does a meme officially jump the shark and reach its expiration date?Miners Fired Over ‘Harlem Shake’ Video & Other Job-Killing Memes | Kevin Fallon | March 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Coupled with this is the fact that the two-state solution has no expiration date.