English adjective: terminal
|1.||terminal of or relating to or situated at the ends of a delivery route|
|Samples||Freight pickup is a terminal service.|
|2.||terminal relating to or occurring in a term or fixed period of time|
|3.||terminal being or situated at an end|
|Samples||The endmost pillar.|
Terminal buds on a branch.
A terminal station.
The terminal syllable.
|4.||terminal occurring at or forming an end or termination|
|Samples||His concluding words came as a surprise.|
The final chapter.
The last days of the dinosaurs.
|Synonyms||concluding, final, last|
|5.||terminal causing or ending in or approaching death|
|Samples||A terminal patient.|
English noun: terminal
|1.||terminal (artifact) station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods|
|Narrower (hyponym)||air terminal, airport terminal, bus depot, bus station, bus terminal, cathode, coach station, railroad station, railroad terminal, railway station, subway station, train depot, train station|
|Part meronym||transit, transportation, transportation system|
|2.||terminal (artifact) a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves|
|Broader (hypernym)||contact, tangency|
|Narrower (hyponym)||anode, negative pole, positive pole|
|Part meronym||battery, electric battery, electrical device|
|3.||terminal (location) either extremity of something that has length|
|Samples||The end of the pier.|
She knotted the end of the thread.
They rode to the end of the line.
The terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix.
|Narrower (hyponym)||bitter end, bitthead, destination, end point, endpoint, finish, goal, heel, heel, magnetic pole, nerve end, nerve ending, point, pole, railhead, telomere, termination, terminus, terminus, tip, yardarm|
|4.||terminal (artifact) electronic equipment consisting of a device providing access to a computer; has a keyboard and display|
|Broader (hypernym)||electronic equipment|
|Narrower (hyponym)||job-oriented terminal, link-attached station, link-attached terminal, remote station, remote terminal|