The last part of anything; close; termination; end.
- The close or last part; the end or finish.
- The result or outcome of an act or process.
- A judgment or decision reached after deliberation. See Synonyms at decision.
- A final arrangement or settlement, as of a treaty.
- Law The close of a plea or deed.
- Logic The proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises in a syllogism.
- Logic The proposition concluded from one or more premises; a deduction.