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period

noun [C] (MARK)    /ˈpɪə.ri.əd/ US  /ˈpɪr.i-/
mainly US for full stop nounPunctuation mainly US said at the end of a statement to show that you believe you have said all there is to say on a subject and you are not going to discuss it any more: There will be no more shouting, period!InterjectionsSounds used as interjections
(Definition of period noun (MARK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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