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termination

[‚tər·mə′nā·shən]
(chemistry)
The steps that end a chain reaction by destroying or rendering inactive the reactive intermediates.
(electromagnetism)
Load connected to a transmission line or other device; to avoid wave reflections, it must match the characteristic of the line or device.
In waveguide technique, the point at which energy flowing along a waveguide continues in a nonwaveguide mode of propagation.

Termination

An ornamental element that finishes off an architectural feature.

termination

An ornamental element which finishes off an architectural feature such as a dripstone.

termination

The point where a line, channel or circuit ends. See SCSI termination and hybrid.
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Either Aetna or Humana could terminate the Aetna-Humana deal, and make their termination fee payable, if their deal fails to close by Dec.
The steps to termination are clearly described in the statute.
With respect to compulsory adjustments, the court must decrease any compensation due to the non-terminating party if the said party has proceeded to mitigate its losses as a result of the termination for convenience and received compensation from expending its efforts elsewhere.
The corporation must be able to demonstrate that the termination was inadvertent.
What else can an employer do to prevent wrongful termination or discrimination lawsuits (or do damage control)?
On October 26, 2005, the Federal Reserve Board announced the termination of the following enforcement action.
Termination provisions can often be a catalyst for litigation.
Those changes dovetail with other data that Krimigis rates as the clearest, albeit indirect, evidence that Voyager 1 had entered the termination shock.
There are numerous potential roadblocks in the path of a clean termination of non-renewal of your Japanese distributor.
A SNF that is terminated from the Medicare or Medicaid program is entitled to appeal the termination decision and present its case in a hearing before a federal ALJ.
I am told that setting the termination power jumper on a device enables termination for that device.