drop-dead date

noun

US
: a date by which something must be done or finished : a deadline that must be met
They were given a drop-dead date of June 30 to accept or reject the contract.

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“Drop-dead date.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drop-dead%20date. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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