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expiry

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noun ex·pi·ry \ik-ˈspī(-ə)r-ē, ˈek-spə-rē\

Simple Definition of expiry

  • : the fact of expiring

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of expiry

plural expiries

  1. :  expiration: as a :  exhalation of breath b :  death c :  termination; especially :  the termination of a time or period fixed by law, contract, or agreement

Examples of expiry in a sentence

  1. the expiry of the waiting period

  2. <the expiry of a great empire is always a cataclysmic event>



1752

First Known Use of expiry

1752

Rhymes with expiry


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expiry

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noun ex·pi·ry \ik-ˈspī(ə)r-ē, ˈek-spə-rē\

Medical Definition of expiry

plural expiries

  1. 1:  exhalation of breath

  2. 2:  death





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