Terminating

  • 1 terminating — terminating; non·terminating; …

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  • 2 terminating — index final, last (final) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Terminating — Terminate Ter mi*nate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Terminated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Terminating}.] [L. terminatus, p. p. of terminare. See {Term}.] 1. To set a term or limit to; to form the extreme point or side of; to bound; to limit; as, to terminate a… …

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  • 4 terminating — adjective a) Coming to an end. Every rational number can be written as either a terminating decimal or a recurring decimal. b) Of a decimal: having a finite number of digits. Syn: finite Ant …

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  • 5 terminating — ter·mi·nate || tÉœrmɪneɪt /tɜːm v. end, conclude, stop, discontinue, abort …

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  • 6 Terminating deposit — Terminating deposits were a form of savings and loan that were one of the key products of the early building society movement in the UK and from there they spread through what is now the Commonwealth. They were banned in the UK around 1910, and… …

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  • 7 Terminating Reliable Broadcast — (TRB) is a problem in distributed computing that encapsulates the task of broadcasting a message to a set of receiving processes in the presence of faults . cite web last = Alvisi first = Lorenzo year = 2006 url =… …

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  • 8 terminating codon — terminating codon. См. стоп кодон. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 9 Terminating vista — In urban design, a terminating vista is a building or monument that stands at the end or in the middle of a road, so that when one is looking up the street the view ends with the site.Terminating vistas are considered an important method of… …

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  • 10 terminating loan — /ˈtɜməneɪtɪŋ loʊn/ (say termuhnayting lohn) noun a loan to a terminating building society. Compare permanent loan …

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  • 11 terminating building and loan association — noun or terminating society : a savings and loan association whose members have provided by their articles of association that upon their shares all attaining the value specified in the articles that value shall be paid to the shareholders and… …

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  • 12 terminating decimal — noun Etymology: terminating (present participle of terminate) (I) + decimal : a terminate decimal * * * Math. a decimal numeral in which, after a finite number of decimal places, all succeeding place values are 0, as 1/8 = 0.125 (contrasted with… …

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  • 13 terminating society — noun see terminating building and loan association …

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  • 14 terminating decimal — noun Date: circa 1909 a decimal which can be expressed in a finite number of figures or for which all figures to the right of some place are zero compare repeating decimal …

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  • 15 terminating decimal — Math. a decimal numeral in which, after a finite number of decimal places, all succeeding place values are 0, as 1/8 = 0.125 (contrasted with nonterminating decimal). Also called finite decimal. [1905 10] * * * …

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  • 16 terminating condition — condition that if fulfilled causes a contract to be canceled …

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  • 17 terminating building society — noun an association of individuals who make regular payments to a common fund, from which each obtains a housing loan, the order usually being determined by ballot; the society is terminated when the last house is paid for …

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  • 18 terminating building societies — Societies, in England, where the members commence their monthly contributions on a particular day, and continue to pay them until the realization of shares to a given amount for each member, by the advance of the capital of the society to such… …

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  • 19 Thought-terminating cliché — A thought terminating cliché is a commonly used phrase, sometimes passing as folk wisdom, used to quell cognitive dissonance.The term was popularized by Robert Jay Lifton in his book Thought Reform and the Psychology of Totalism . Lifton said,… …

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  • 20 Alberta Terminating Test Line — During the 403/780 area code split in 1999, Telus decided to set up a series of test numbers called Alberta Terminating Test Lines in the 403 and 780 area codes. Since the split affected millions of landline/cellular customers, Telus thought that …

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