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  • n  the end of a word (a suffix or inflectional ending or final morpheme)
    I don't like words that have -ism as an ending
  • n  the act of ending something
  • n  the point in time at which something ends
    the ending of warranty period
  • n  event whose occurrence ends something
    his death marked the ending of an era
  • n  the last section of a communication
  • v  have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
  • v  bring to an end or halt
  • v  be the end of; be the last or concluding part of
  • v  put an end to

  • For the four weeks ending July 21, 2007, Hitwise amassed a list of over 130,000 unique "how to" queries.
  • The Oregon law, twice passed by statewide referenda, allows physicians to prescribe life-ending medicine under strict rules: patients must be mentally competent, able to self .
  • A long-winded soap opera came to a happy ending last week.
News & Articles

  • Happy ending for rescued ducklings
    It was a happy ending this week for 10 ducklings rescued by two Enquirer reporters. - 7:25 pm In a time when 35-millimeter film is quickly on its way out, drive-ins such as Holiday Auto...
    June 20, 2013 - The Cincinnati Enquirer
  • Rescue's ending was just ducky for ducklings
    It was a happy ending Tuesday for four ducklings that slipped through a drainage grate while dodging rush-hour traffic on Del. 141 at Prices Corner.
    June 19, 2013 - The News Journal
  • Gold ending higher as other metals dip, grain contracts rise
    Gold is ending higher in Wednesday trading. The August contract is up $7.10 to $1,374 per ounce. Silver and copper are lower with platinum and palladium off by more than 1 percent.
    June 19, 2013 - Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  • Larry King in OnTheFlix
    He wrote, "I'm ending my nightly show this fall but continuing at CNN. It's time to hang up my nightly suspenders."
  • Kevin Costner in WCBS-TV New York
    We will root out the waste, fraud, and abuse in our Medicare program that doesn't make our seniors any healthier, and we will restore a sense of fairness and balance to our tax code by finally ending the tax breaks for corporations that ship our... Barack Obama http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_Obama&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHQ0yfPaaXFGqLKymRgcres0I2nuA Economic Times http://www.google.com/url?q=http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/Infotech/No-tax-cuts-for-outsourcing-Obama/articleshow/4189840.cms&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGq74U2Uu85KMV1jDE4jxvjC1Ef7A Feb 25, 2009 32992 42287 ending Actor Kevin Costner said Thursday that having BP use his company's device to help with the Gulf oil spill cleanup is not a Hollywood ending for me."

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