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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The quality something has when it is finished or complete and cannot be changed. The quality of being definitely settled.

Usage examples (29)
  • Most of the parole procedure is determined by the desire of the judicial system to provide finality to cases.
  • The finality of death
  • No doubt there will be many more changes in the future, for finality is not in the language of politics.
  • The meaning itself of the word finality has undergone singular changes since Aristotle and the thirteenth century. for more
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