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ending

noun [C] uk   /ˈen.dɪŋ/ us  

ending noun [C] (STORY)

B1 the last part of a story: People want love stories with happy endings.
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ending noun [C] (WORD)

B1 a part added to the end of a word: To make the plural of "dog", you add the plural ending -s.
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