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What does "Terminus" mean?

Definition

(n.) Either end of a railroad line; also, the station house, or the town or city, at that place (n.) Hence, any post or stone marking a boundary; a term. See Term, 8 (n.) Literally, a boundary; a border; a limit (n.) The Roman divinity who presided over boundaries, whose statue was properly a short pillar terminating in the bust of a man, woman, satyr, or the like, but often merely a post or stone stuck in the ground on a boundary line


Synonyms finish, close, last, conclusion, terminal, depot, destination, finale, finis, stopping point


Word Family termini, terminuses