end-all


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end-all

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be′-all` and end′-all`


n.
the ultimate object.
[1595–1605]
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Noun1.end-all - the ultimate goal; "human beings are not the end-all of evolution"
goal, end - the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it; "the ends justify the means"
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