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English definition of “conclude”

conclude

verb uk   /kənˈkluːd/ us  

conclude verb (FINISH)

C1 [I or T] to end a speech, meeting, or piece of writing: She concluded the speech by reminding us of our responsibility. Before I conclude, I'd like to thank you all for coming. The concert concluded with a rousing chorus. [T] to complete an official agreement or task, or arrange a business deal

conclude verb (JUDGE)

C1 [T] to judge or decide something after thinking carefully about it: [+ that] The jury concluded from the evidence that the defendant was innocent. The discussions continued late into the night, but nothing was concluded.
(Definition of conclude from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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