end point
noun Date: 1899 1. a point marking the completion of a process or stage of a process; especially a point in a titration at which a definite effect (as a color change) is observed 2. (usually endpoint) either of two points or values that mark the ends of a line segment or interval; also a point that marks the end of a ray

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