terminal (adj.)

definition 1: (of a disease or illness) predicted to end up with death

definition 2: extreme (generally used when we refer to something negative)

other forms: terminal (n.)*, terminally (adj)

-One of our colleagues had terminal cancer.

-Celebrities organized a party for terminally ill children.

*Terminal as a noun means something totally different. It means an area at a station used by arriving or leaving passengers from buses, planes or ships. (ASTI has many terminals, but buses to Kastamonu always leaves from Terminal 1.)

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