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Meaning of FINALITY

Pronunciation:  fI'nalitee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the quality of being final or definitely settled; "the finality of death"

FINALITY is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: conclusiveness, decisiveness
 Antonyms: inconclusiveness
 See Also: definiteness, determinateness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fi*nal"i*ty\, n.; pl. {Finalities}. [L. finalitas the
being last.]
1. The state of being final, finished, or complete; a final
   or conclusive arrangement; a settlement. --Baxter.

2. The relation of end or purpose to its means. --Janet.

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