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completion

noun com·ple·tion \kəm-ˈplē-shən\

: the act or process of completing or finishing something : the state of being complete or finished

American football : a forward pass made to a teammate who catches it

Full Definition of COMPLETION

1
:  the act or process of completing
2
:  the quality or state of being complete
3
:  a completed forward pass in football

Examples of COMPLETION

  1. He will receive his degree upon completion of his studies.
  2. The quarterback has 11 completions in 20 attempts for 80 yards.

First Known Use of COMPLETION

1657
COMPLETION Defined for Kids

completion

noun com·ple·tion \kəm-ˈplē-shən\

Definition of COMPLETION for Kids

:  the act or process of making whole or finishing :  the condition of being whole or finished

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