terminal

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin terminalis (pertaining to a boundary or to the end, terminal, final), from Latin terminus (a bound, boundary, limit, end). See term, terminus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈtɚmɪnəl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

terminal (plural terminals)

  1. A building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to the facilities that allow them to board airplanes.
    Terminal 1 is for domestic flights, whereas Terminal 2 is for international flights.
    A shuttle service runs free of charge between the three terminals.
  2. A harbour facility where ferries embark and disembark passengers and load and unload vehicles.
  3. A rail station where service begins and ends; the end of the line. For example: Grand Central Terminal in New York City.
  4. A rate charged on all freight, regardless of distance, and supposed to cover the expenses of station service, as distinct from mileage rate, generally proportionate to the distance and intended to cover movement expenses.
  5. A town lying at the end of a railroad, in which the terminal is located; more properly called a terminus.
  6. A storage tank for bulk liquids (such as oil or chemicals) prior to further distribution.
  7. (electronics) the end of a line where signals are either transmitted or received, or a point along the length of a line where the signals are made available to apparatus.
  8. An electric contact on a battery.
  9. (telecommunications) The apparatus to send and/or receive signals on a line, such as a telephone or network device.
  10. (computing) A device for entering data into a computer or a communications system and/or displaying data received, especially a device equipped with a keyboard and some sort of textual display.
  11. (computing) A computer program that emulates a physical terminal.
  12. (computing theory) A terminal symbol in a formal grammar.
  13. (biology) The end ramification (of an axon, etc.) or one of the extremities of a polypeptide.

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AdjectiveEdit

terminal (comparative more terminal, superlative most terminal)

  1. Fatal; resulting in death.
    terminal cancer
  2. Appearing at the end; top or apex of a physical object.
  3. Occurring at the end of a word, sentence, or period of time, and serves to terminate it
  4. (archaic) Occurring every term; termly.
    a student's terminal fees

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VerbEdit

terminal (third-person singular simple present terminals, present participle terminaling or terminalling, simple past and past participle terminaled or terminalled)

  1. To store bulk liquids (such as oil or chemicals) in storage tanks prior to further distribution.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin terminalis, from Latin terminus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

terminal (masculine and feminine plural terminals)

  1. terminal
    Un pacient terminal científicament no té possibilitats de sobreviure.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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NounEdit

terminal m (plural terminals)

  1. (computing) terminal

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English terminal, from French terminal, from Late Latin terminalis (pertaining to a boundary or to the end, terminal, final), from Latin terminus (a bound, boundary, limit, end).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ter‧mi‧nal

NounEdit

terminal

  1. a terminus
  2. an airport terminal
  3. a port terminal
  4. a rail station

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin terminalis, from Latin terminus.

PronunciationEdit

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terminal (feminine terminale, masculine plural terminaux, feminine plural terminales)

  1. terminal
    Le cancer est en phase terminale.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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terminal m (plural terminaux)

  1. terminal

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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terminal (strong nominative masculine singular terminaler, not comparable)

  1. terminal

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Further readingEdit

  • terminal” in Duden online
  • terminal” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch terminal, from Late Latin terminalis (pertaining to a boundary or to the end, terminal, final), from Latin terminus (a bound, boundary, limit, end).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tɛrˈminal] (standard)
  • IPA(key): [tərˈminal] (anglicised)
  • Hyphenation: tèr‧mi‧nal

NounEdit

terminal (plural terminal-terminal, first-person possessive terminalku, second-person possessive terminalmu, third-person possessive terminalnya)

  1. terminal:
    1. (transport) facility to embark and disembark passengers.
      Synonym: stasiun
    2. (computing) a device for entering data into a computer or a communications system and/or displaying data received, especially a device equipped with a keyboard and some sort of textual display.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terminus, via English terminal.

NounEdit

terminal m (definite singular terminalen, indefinite plural terminaler, definite plural terminalene)

  1. a terminal

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin terminus, via English terminal.

NounEdit

terminal m (definite singular terminalen, indefinite plural terminalar, definite plural terminalane)

  1. a terminal

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PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English terminal, from Late Latin terminālis, from Latin terminus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tɛrˈmi.nal/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -inal
  • Syllabification: ter‧mi‧nal

NounEdit

terminal m inan

  1. airport terminal (building at an airport from which passengers board the planes)
  2. transportation hub
  3. computer terminal (device for entering data into a computer)

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Further readingEdit

  • terminal in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • terminal in Polish dictionaries at PWN

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin terminalis, from Latin terminus.

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -al, (Brazil) -aw
  • Hyphenation: ter‧mi‧nal

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terminal m or f (plural terminais)

  1. (relational) of or occurring during the conclusion or end of something
  2. (of a disease) terminal (resulting in death)

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NounEdit

terminal m (plural terminais)

  1. terminal (section of a station or airport where passengers board the vehicle or craft)
  2. (electronics) terminal (the end of a line where signals are transmitted or received)
  3. (computing) terminal (device for entering and displaying data)
  4. (computing) terminal (computer program that emulates a terminal)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French terminale.

AdjectiveEdit

terminal m or n (feminine singular terminală, masculine plural terminali, feminine and neuter plural terminale)

  1. terminal

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Late Latin terminālis, from Latin terminus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /teɾmiˈnal/, [t̪eɾ.miˈnal]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -al
  • Hyphenation: ter‧mi‧nal

AdjectiveEdit

terminal (plural terminales)

  1. final, last
    Synonyms: último, final
    Antonym: primero
  2. terminal, fatal (resulting in death)
  3. terminally ill

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NounEdit

terminal m or f (plural terminales)

  1. terminal (a building in an airport where passengers transfer from ground transportation to airplanes)
  2. terminal (a device for entering data into a computer)

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terminal m (plural terminales)

  1. mobile phone
    Synonyms: teléfono móvil, teléfono celular
    • 2020 March 2, “Tres detenidos por violar y grabar a una mujer en Barcelona”, in La Vanguardia[1]:
      Los agentes intervinieron los teléfonos móviles de los detenidos y además uno de ellos guardaba en su bolsillo el terminal de la víctima.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English terminal or Spanish terminal.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ter‧mi‧nal
  • IPA(key): /ˌteɾmiˈnal/, [ˌteɾ.mɪˈnal]

NounEdit

términál

  1. terminal (station at either end of a transportation line)
    Synonyms: himpilan, estasyon
  2. end; extremity; limit
    Synonyms: dulo, duluhan, hanggahan, hangganan