conclusion conclusion  /kən ˈklu ʒən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a position or opinion or judgment reached after consideration
  2. (n) an intuitive assumption
  3. (n) the temporal end; the concluding time
  4. (n) event whose occurrence ends something
  5. (n) the proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism)
  6. (n) the act of ending something
  7. (n) a final settlement
  8. (n) the last section of a communication
  9. (n) the act of making up your mind about something

News

  1. M. Basketball. For the Love of the Game: An Eric Musselman Story - Part Two

    The conclusion of a two-part feature detailing ASU's associate head coach's path from NBA head coach to Tempe.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Arizona State Sun Devils

  2. Instagram's new video feature has already reached its logical conclusion: Twerkforthegram, which pro

    Instagram's new video feature has already reached its logical conclusion: Twerkforthegram , which promises six twerk out videos "every couple hours." Does this count as ratchet ? We're still not sure. Read more...        
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Gawker

  3. Column: The rise of the winner-take-all economy

    By Chrystia Freeland NEW YORK (Reuters) - The rich are getting richer. That's the conclusion of the World Wealth Report, the landmark annual study of the world's millionaires, which was released this week by RBC Wealth Management and Capgemini Financial Services. The report found that the number of people in the world with more than $1 million to invest soared to a record of 12 million in 2012 ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. In 1994, Sotomayor told an audience that "I would hope that a wise woman with the richness of her experience would, more often than not, reach a better conclusion" than a male judge.
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Sonia Sotomayor Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. Buffett wrote he's certain "the economy will be in shambles throughout 2009 - and, for that matter, probably well beyond - but that conclusion does not tell us whether the stock market will rise or fall."
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: Warren Buffett Source: ABC News

  3. Noting the unemployment report, Obama said: "I am sure that at the other end of Pennsylvania Avenue, members of the Senate are reading these same numbers this morning. I hope they share my sense of urgency and draw the same, unmistakable conclusion:...
    on Feb 6, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

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