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end·point

or end point  (ĕnd′point′)
n.
1. Either of two points marking the end of a line segment.
2. Chemistry The point in a titration at which no more titrant should be added. It is determined, for example, by a color change in an indicator or by the appearance of a precipitate.
3. A tip or point of termination.

end′ point`


n.
1. a final goal.
2. the point in a titration usu. noting the completion of a chemical reaction and marked by some change, as in the color of an indicator.
[1895–1900]

end•point

(ˈɛndˌpɔɪnt)

n. Math.
the point on each side of an interval marking its extremity on that side. Also, end point.
[1895–1900]
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Noun1.endpoint - a place where something ends or is completeendpoint - a place where something ends or is complete
end, terminal - either extremity of something that has length; "the end of the pier"; "she knotted the end of the thread"; "they rode to the end of the line"; "the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix"
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