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expirationnoun [U]

 us   /ˌek·spəˈreɪ·ʃən/
the end of a ​period of ​time during which an ​agreement or ​officialdocument can be used: He ​stayed on past the expiration of his ​touristvisa.
(Definition of expiration from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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expirationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ekspɪˈreɪʃən/ US
→  expiry : Trading was ​brisk as the ​quarterly expiration of ​options and ​futures spurred ​demand for ​shares.
(Definition of expiration from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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