meaning of terminator

1. One who, or that which, terminates.
The dividing line between the illuminated and the unilluminated part of the moon.
terminator A resistor connected to a signal wire in a bus or network for the purpose of impedance matching to prevent reflections. For example, a 50 ohm resistor connected across the end of an Ethernet cable. SCSI chains and some LocalTalk wiring schemes also require terminators.
someone who exterminates especially someone whose occupation is the extermination of troublesome rodents and insects

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