terminer

n.

"a determining," legal term, from French terminer "to end," from Latin terminare (see terminus; cf. also oyer).


Nearby words

  1. termination,
  2. termination codon,
  3. terminator,
  4. terminator seed,
  5. terminatory,
  6. termini,
  7. termino-terminal anastomosis,
  8. terminology,
  9. terminus,
  10. terminus a quo

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