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ending

 [end´ing]
a finishing or final part of something, especially the peripheral termination of a nerve or nerve fiber. Called also terminatio and terminus.
free nerve ending the type of neural receptor with the simplest form, in which the peripheral nerve fiber divides into fine branches that terminate freely in connective tissue or epithelium.

ter·mi·nus

, pl.

ter·mi·ni

(ter'mi-nŭs, -nī),
A boundary or limit.
[L.]

terminus

/ter·mi·nus/ (ter´mĭ-nus) pl. ter´mini   [L.] an ending.

terminus

[tur′minəs]
Etymology: L, the end
1 a boundary or limit.
2 See terminal.

ter·mi·nus

, pl. termini (tĕr'mi-nŭs, -nī)
A boundary or limit.
[L.]

terminus

pl. termini [L.] an ending.
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The transport committee recommends that the County Government should expedite payments to contractors and take over the various bus termini in order to proceed with the programme of urban decongestion,' read the report.
Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko had in the run-up to the elections pledged to have the bus termini ready so as to de-congest the city.
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Termini estimates that the cost to complete the project will exceed $250 million, making it Zephyr's biggest development and one of the largest currently planned for the downtown core.
10) We should be looking forward to a new symbiosis in which city and transport termini can grow together, as they did with such pain in the nineteenth century.
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