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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.

Origin of finish

1300–50; Middle English finisshen<Anglo-French, Middle French finiss-, long stem of finir<Latin fīnīre to end. See fine1
13. See end1.
fin·ish·er, nounnon·fin·ish·ing, adjective, nounpre·fin·ish, verb (used with object), noun
Finnish, finish
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British Dictionary definitions for finish

finish
/ (ˈfɪnɪʃ) /

verb (mainly tr)

noun

C14: from Old French finir, from Latin fīnīre see fine 1
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Idioms and Phrases with finish

finish

see from soup to nuts (start to finish); in at the death (finish).

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