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  • n  a place where something ends or is complete
  • n  the ultimate goal for which something is done
  • n  (architecture) a statue or a human bust or an animal carved out of the top of a square pillar; originally used as a boundary marker in ancient Rome
  • n  either end of a railroad or bus route
  • n  station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods

  • An Indian policeman checks Chattrapati Shivaji Railway terminus in Mumbai after terrorists went on a rampage there "We are confirming that Ajmal Kasab is a Pakistani citizen .
  • Tito threw a unit of his fighters, scantily equipped with captured Nazi and Italian tanks and artillery, against Banja Lukaa rail terminus, communications center, headquarters .
  • With Harry Potter's terminus, Potter fans dominate the fan fiction category.
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  • PRINCETON: Save the Dinky wins court ruling
    A judge ruled Friday that Save the Dinky Inc. and eight other plaintiffs can have their day in court to challenge Princeton University from moving the terminus of the New Jersey Transit train line.
    June 12, 2013 - The Princeton Packet
  • Supervisors Eye Funds For Riverside Parkway Extension
    The county government may have found a way to design the extension of Riverside Parkway from its current terminus at Loudoun County Parkway in University Center west to Lexington Drive.
    June 10, 2013 - Leesburg Today
  • Council gives go-ahead for Apollo Road project
    The Apollo Road extension project now has the green light to move forward. The Scott City Council approved Thursday a resolution declaring the project a public necessity and allowing the city to purchase the rights-of-way to construct the road. The two-mile extension will take the road south from its current terminus at Old Spanish Trail to the current intersection of Dulles Drive and Rue de ...
    June 7, 2013 - KATC 3 Lafayette

  • Ian McEwan in Forbes
    McEwan writes: "It was a rout and this was its terminus."
  • Naushad Ali in Business Standard
    Look how they change things,said Naushad. "What's the point of changing the name 'Victoria Terminus' to 'Chatrapathi Shivaji Terminus'?"
  • P Chidambaram in Thaindian.com (blog)
    Karkare took the most convenient route from his residence at Dadar (East) to the CST (Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus) railway station and after conferring with the police officers at the railway station decided to proceed to the Cama hospital,...

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