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Meaning of “endpoint” in the English Dictionary

"endpoint" in British English

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endpointnoun [C]

 us /ˈendˌpɔɪnt/
the end of something or something that you are ​trying to ​achieve: I don't ​feel like I'm at an endpoint or ​even at a ​midpoint in my ​career. We’ve ​reached an ​acceptable endpoint in this ​litigation. specialized mathematics a ​point at which a ​line segmentends
(Definition of endpoint from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"endpoint" in American English

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endpointnoun [C]

 /ˈendˌpɔɪnt/
geometry a ​point at which a ​linesegmentends
(Definition of endpoint from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"endpoint" in Business English

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endpointnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈendpɔɪnt/
a ​result or ​event that must ​happen in ​order for an ​activity or ​project to be considered as having been successfully ​achieved: They ​changed the endpoint because they want to be able to ​analyze the ​data more quickly.
(Definition of endpoint from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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