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  1. terminatingadjective

    Coming to an end.

  2. terminatingadjective

    Of a decimal: having a finite number of digits.

    Every rational number can be written as either a terminating decimal or a recurring decimal.

  3. Etymology: terminate + -ing


  1. terminating

    In computer science, a computation is said to diverge if it does not terminate or terminates in an exceptional state.: 377  Otherwise it is said to converge. In domains where computations are expected to be infinite, such as process calculi, a computation is said to diverge if it fails to be productive (i.e. to continue producing an action within a finite amount of time).

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  1. Terminating

    of Terminate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of terminating in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of terminating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of terminating in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly, then Congress will have a choice of approving the USMCA, which is a phenomenal deal. Much, much better than NAFTA. A great deal.

  2. Natalie Khawam:

    Instead of rewarding a caring doctor, the Marion VA tried to silence him by terminating him, the nation’s veterans have lost a great and caring doctor.

  3. William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating:

    No act terminating in itself constitutes greatness.

  4. James Anthony Kenny:

    When a motivated and skilled employee exits from their place of employment, that person is not just leaving and moving on but is in fact terminating (dismissing) that employer.

  5. Rodney Bryant:

    I want our officers and the public to know that I do not take terminating employees lightly. But I also understand that Atlanta Police Department must be held to the highest standards and with that comes accountability when departmental policy is violated, considering all the facts, I support the findings and recommendations made in this case.

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