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terminus

Pronunciation: /ˈtɜːrmənəs; ˈtɜːmɪnəs/

Translation of terminus in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -nuses or , -ni /-niː; -naɪ; -naɪ/)

  • (of buses) terminal (feminine) or (Chile) (masculine); (of trains) estación (feminine) terminal this is the terminus este es el final del recorrido
    Example sentences
    • The visibility of such people in London railway termini or at suburban stations made them very noticeable to contemporaries.
    • The covered part of what was the railway terminus has become the waiting lounge, it is decked out like an airport departure lounge, well I suppose really it is.
    • The great Victorian railway termini of London give rise to lines that snake out across the city atop stolid red-brick viaducts.

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