end point

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of end point

1 : a point marking the completion of a process or stage of a process; especially : a point in a titration at which a definite effect (such as a color change) is observed
2 usually endpoint play \ˈen(d)-ˌpȯint\ : either of two points or values that mark the ends of a line segment or interval; also : a point that marks the end of a ray

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First Known Use of end point

1899


END POINT Defined for Kids

endpoint

noun end·point \ ˈend-ˌpȯint \

Definition of endpoint for Students

: either of two points that mark the ends of a line segment or a point that marks the end of a ray

Medical Dictionary

end point

noun

medical Definition of end point

: a point marking the completion of a process or stage of a process: as
a : a point in a titration at which a definite effect is observed
b : the greatest dilution (as of a virus or a vitamin) that will produce a specified effect in a biological system

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