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end point

noun
1.
a final goal or finishing point; terminus.
2.
Chemistry. the point in a titration usually noting the completion of a reaction and marked by a change of some kind, as of the color of an indicator.
3.
Mathematics. endpoint.
Origin of end point
1895-1900
1895-1900

endpoint

or end point

[end-point] /ˈɛndˌpɔɪnt/
noun, Mathematics.
1.
the point on each side of an interval marking its extremity on that side.
Origin
1895-1900; end1 + point
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end point

noun
1.
(chem) the point at which a titration is complete, usually marked by a change in colour of an indicator
2.
the point at which anything is complete
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endpoint

n.

also end-point, 1899, originally in chemistry, from end + point (n.). General use from 1920s.

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