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English definition of “conclusion”


noun (LAST PART)    /kənˈkluː.ʒən/
C2 [C] the final part of something: I found the conclusion of the film rather irritating .Ends and endings in conclusion formal B2 finally : In conclusion, I would like to thank our guest speaker .Final and finally
(Definition of conclusion noun (LAST PART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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