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coup de grace
decisive finishing blow
debut
first public apperance
demise
cessation of existance; death
finale
last scene or act; conclusion; end
genesis
origin; coming into being
inchoate
just begun; only partly in existence; incomplete
infinite
endless; without boundaries or limits; exceedingly great
lapse
come to an end; become void
maiden
first; earliest
penultimate
next to last
preamble
preliminary statement or event; introduction
premiere
first preformance
rudiment
first principle that must be learned; fundamental (usually plural)
swan song
farewell appearance; finial creative work or preformance
terminal
coming to an end;ending in death
tyro
beginner in learning something; novice; neophyte
ultimate
last in progression; final; highest possible
ultimatum
final, uncompromising demand or offer, leading to serious consequences if rejected
antepenultimate
coming immediatley before next to last
initiative
ability to begin and follow through without being urged; enterprise