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end point

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Definition of end point in English:

noun

The final stage of a period or process: two lines of evolution have converged on exactly the same end point from different starting points
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  • It is not clear to what degree steroids improve thyroid eye disease, or whether they just shorten the time to recovery without improving the final end point.
  • But the technical paper was originally meant to be just the start of the process - not the end point.
  • The end point was the final visit at six weeks or the last observation carried forward if the participant withdrew earlier.

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