expiry

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

Definition of expiry

plural

expiries

  1. :  expiration: such asa :  exhalation of breathb :  deathc :  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


EXPIRY Defined for English Language Learners

expiry

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

Definition of expiry for English Language Learners

  • : the fact of expiring


Medical Dictionary

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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