Noun: terminal tur-m(u-)nul [N. Amer], tur-mi-nul [Brit]
Adjective: terminal tur-m(u-)nul [N. Amer], tur-mi-nul [Brit]
- Station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods
- terminus, depot
- A contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
- Either extremity of something that has length
"the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix";
- Electronic equipment consisting of a device providing access to a computer; has a keyboard and display
- Of or relating to or situated at the ends of a delivery route
"freight pickup is a terminal service"; "terminal charges"
- Relating to or occurring in a term or fixed period of time
"terminal examinations"; "terminal payments"
- Being or situated at an end
"terminal buds on a branch"; "a terminal station"; "the terminal syllable"
- Occurring at or forming an end or termination
- concluding, final, last
- Causing or ending in or approaching death
"a terminal patient"; "terminal cancer"
Derived forms: terminals
See also: closing, fatal
Type of: contact, electronic equipment, extremity, station, tangency
Part of: battery, electric battery, electrical device, transit, transportation, transportation system