What is the hypernym of Destination & Source? For example,

The information will be verified to fit all relevant criteria at all [source and destination points].

  • Welcome to ELU. Unfortunately, Naming, including naming programming variables/classes is explicitly off-topic -- but if you can make your question on-topic then it might be re-opened. – Andrew Leach Jan 30 '16 at 21:15
  • I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because naming is explicitly off-topic. – Andrew Leach Jan 30 '16 at 21:15
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    However, I'd suggest Terminals. – Andrew Leach Jan 30 '16 at 21:15
  • Should I ask this question in Stack overflow ? – Salim Braksa Jan 30 '16 at 21:17
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    @AndrewLeach Funnily enough I was going to say termini. For some inexplicable reason it made me think of the source and destination of a Piccadilly Line train, which used to be Osterley (now Heathrow) and Cockfosters. And what are these? Termini of course! – WS2 Jan 30 '16 at 21:48

In what is known as communication theory, the endpoints are the source and destination of a message. That said, I would not called that a "hypernym"


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