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English definition of “expiry”

expiry

noun [U]     /ɪkˈspaɪə.ri/ US  /-ˈspaɪr.i/ UK (US expiration,   /ˌek.spəˈreɪ.ʃən/   )
the situation in which something which lasts for a fixed length of time comes to an end or stops being in use: the expiry of a lease / visa What is the expiry/expiration date of your credit card ? (= What is the last date on which it can be used?)Ends and endings
(Definition of expiry noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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