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English definition of “conclude”

conclude

verb (FINISH)    /kənˈkluːd/
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.Causing something to endComing to an end [T] to complete an official agreement or task, or arrange a business dealAccepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval
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