Pronunciation: (tûr"mu-nā'shun), [key]
1. the act of terminating
2. the fact of being terminated.
3. the place or part where anything terminates; bound or limit.
4. an end or extremity; close or conclusion.
5. an issue or result.
6. Gram.a suffix or ending.
7. an ending of employment with a specific employer.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.