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English definition of “the curtain falls on sth”

the curtain falls on sth

literary
When the curtain falls on a period of time , it ends : Although the curtain has now fallen on the 20th century , many of its values still remain .Causing something to endComing to an end
(Definition of the curtain falls on sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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