final call

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final call

The very last opportunity to do or order something. The bartender is doing final call—do you want another drink? This is the final call for flight 408 to New Jersey. Any passengers not already on board please report to terminal three immediately.
See also: call, final
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His reporters learned of both the Bay of Pigs invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis beforehand; Reston passed on the requests not to publish from the Kennedy White House to Times publisher Orvil Dryfoos, who made the final calls. In the first case, the decision to tone down the story about the mining of Cuban exiles was a mistake; full publication might have prevented a fiasco.