Definitions of terminate:
- verb: terminate the employment of
Example: "The company terminated 25% of its workers"
- verb: be the end of; be the last or concluding part of
- verb: bring to an end or halt
Example: "The attack on Poland terminated the relatively peaceful period after WWI"
- verb: have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical
Example: "The bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed"
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