ending

[en-ding]
noun
1.
a bringing or coming to an end; termination; close: Putting away the Christmas ornaments marked the ending of the season.
2.
the final or concluding part; conclusion: a story with a happy ending.
3.
death; destruction.
4.
Grammar. a morpheme, especially an inflection, at the end of a word, as -s in cuts.
5.
(not in technical use) any final word part, as the -ow of widow.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English endyng, Old English endung. See end1, -ing1

unending, adjective
unendingly, adverb
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ending (ˈɛndɪŋ)
 
n
1.  the act of bringing to or reaching an end
2.  the last part of something, as a book, film, etc
3.  the final part of a word, esp a suffix
4.  chess another word for endgame

unending (ʌnˈɛndɪŋ)
 
adj
having or seeming to have no end; interminable

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ending
O.E. endunge (see end).
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Example sentences
The key to genuine shared governance is broad and unending communication.
But they're fascinated by the unending strangeness of the mindless, evil
  beeping.
It's a deep, primordial sound that builds to a metallic wail as the power comes
  on in a seemingly unending rush.
It's a rare happy story in the unending beat of extinctions.
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