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(Intent), noun aim, ambition, aspiration, bourn, consilium, desideration, desideratum, design, desire, deeired result, destination, dream, expectation, goal, guiding principle, hope, idea, intended result, intendment, mission, motivating idea, motivation, motive, object, objective, purpose, reason, target, wish
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end

(Termination), noun accomplishment, achievement, adjournment, attainment, border, borderline, bound, cessation, close, closing piece, closure, completion, connluding part, conclusion, consummation, culmination, death, decease, decline, demise, denouement, departure, destination, destiny, determination, dissolution, edge, elimination, ending, estoppage, exitus, expiration, extinction, extinguishment, extreme, extreme point, extremity, fate, final event, final state, finale, finality, finis, fulfillment, furthermost part, halt, last of a series, last part, limit, limitation, omega, outcome, point, pole, realization, remnant, result, resultant, retirement, stop, stoppage, tail, terminal, terminal point, termination, terminus, tip, upshot, wane
See also: abandon, adhere to, annul, arrest, basis, border, cancel, cap, cause, cease, cessation, close, complete, conclude, conclusion, consummate, culminate, death, decide, defeasance, denouement, design, desist, destination, discontinue, dispatch, dissolution, dissolve, eliminate, eradicate, expiration, expire, extinguish, extirpate, extremity, final, finality, finish, goal, halt, impasse, intent, lapse, last, mete, moratorium, motive, object, objective, outcome, output, payoff, perform, periphery, point, project, purpose, pursuit, quash, reason, rescind, rest, result, settle, shut, stop, succumb, suppress, target, terminate, termination, ultimate
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Over time, it dawned on us that Ender came to the suburbs not just to make something more of Harper, but that he came to the suburbs in all humility to try to change the world.
Note that one can exit from the first core to enders New Hampshire, New Jersey and (via New York, a follower) Kentucky.
One group from the Army Research Laboratory recently took a closer look at Ender's Game in this context and identified several lessons learned:
Thankfully, Ender's kindness and selflessness wins friends including Petra (Hailee Steinfeld), Bean (Aramis Knight) and Bernard (Conor Carroll).
Butterfield -- who has grown into his big blue eyes, if not the rest of his body, since "Hugo'' -- makes ideal casting for Ender: He's scrawny and physically unimposing, yet there's an intensity to his stare that suggests he might indeed be masking deeper (or darker) gifts.
Actually, considering that the distrib behind "The Twilight Saga" was counting on "Ender's Game" to supply the company's next YA powerhouse, perhaps those hopes run a wee bit high, though all involved seem to have adjusted their expectations in recent months, between rumors of production woes and a publicity nightmare involving Card's anti-gay statements.
Ender Wiggin (Asa Butterfield) is a gifted but shy boy whose gaming skills might be honed to lead the battle against a hostile alien race known as Formics who invade our planet.
Wittkower (philosophy, Old Dominion U.) brings together philosophers and other scholars from the US, Canada, Israel, and Europe for 25 essays considering Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game and its sequels from the perspective of philosophy.
We have done a retrospective study of intertrochanteric fracture of femur operated with ender's nailing and cannulated cancellous screw at our institute with follow up of 9-12 months.
The nurse's lie that the medical procedure "won't hurt a bit" rests upon several implicit assumptions about childhood, ranging from the general assumption that Ender will be frightened to the more specific assumption that she can and should deceive him in order to alleviate his anxiety.
Callie heads to Prime Destinations in Beverly Hills, a body bank that rents out good-looking teens for temporary use by wealthy Enders. But when the chip installed in her brain malfunctions and Callie awakes in a nightclub where she can hear the voice of her Ender, she discovers that her Ender has a plan for her.
Like Ender Wiggin in Ender's Game (Tor, 1994), Danny North is destined to be the rescuer of his people.