[syn: death, decease, expiry]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Expiry \Ex"pi*ry\, n.
He had to leave at the expiry of the term. --Lamb.
The Parliament . . . now approaching the expiry of its
legal term. --J. Morley.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a coming to an end of a contract period; "the expiry of his
driver's license" [syn: termination, expiration,
2: the event of dying or departure from life; "her death came as
a terrible shock"; "upon your decease the capital will pass
to your grandchildren" [syn: death, decease, expiry]
[ant: birth, nascence, nascency, nativity]