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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.


, pl.


(ter'mi-nŭs, -nī),
A boundary or limit.
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, pl. termini (tĕr'mi-nŭs, -nī)
A boundary or limit.
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Train services resumed on Kurla to Kalyan route and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) to Goregaon route after rains relented late on Wednesday evening.
Terminus has kept a high-speed growth of more than 200% of annual revenue since its establishment in 2015.
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The new terminus will be on the site previously used as a dumpsite.
Governor Mutahi Kahiga, his deputy Caroline Karugu and Nyeri County Assembly Speaker John Kaguchia launched the project on Wednesday, asserting that the terminus, which will also serve as a business park, will spur economic growth.However, the county is faced with the challenge of relocating a dumpsite located adjacent to the site of the planned matatu park.
The train will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai on every Wednesday and Saturday at 14.50 hrs with effect from January 19 and arrive Hazarat Nizamuddin at 10.20 hrs next day.
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The KDA officer learnt about illegal construction on official land, and, according to him, he along with his team reached Sector 7-D of Surjani Town near the terminus of Khan Coach.
The demolition of the eyesore terminus building at Cardiff bus station has been completed.
The neo-Georgian style, Grade II listed structure, next to Port Talbot Railway Station will be rebranded as The Terminus. Work on the converting the building into a hub for technology focused companies is now under way and is due to be completed by January 2019.
4 January 2018 - Atlanta, US-based account-based marketing company Terminus has acquired B2B marketing analytics and attribution provider BrightFunnel to execute and measure go-to-market initiatives, the company said.
MORE than 100 people have signed a petition for a bus terminus to be moved off a main road in Coventry.