From Latin exspiratio, expiration is the action and effect of expiring . This verb refers to ending the lifetime or at the end of a period of weather . For example: "Before the expiration, the old man looked out the window and smiled.", "Do not forget to consume this product before its expiration date", "Those who want to submit their applications must hurry because there are only two days left before the expiration of the deadline set by the electoral Justice".
Expiration, therefore, can be used as a synonym for death or death : "The expiration was caused by a lung failure that worsened due to a generalized infection", "I am not afraid of the expiration, I am worried about the whole previous process with the physical debacle", "At a certain age, you can't help feeling your expiration approaching".
According to another of its meanings, expiration may act as a synonym for expiration or finished . In this sense, the foods they have expiration date o expiration date: "Matías broke down as he drank milk when his expiration date had passed", "The expiration of this type of food is evident because mold forms on its surface". Various competitions and calls also establish an expiration that represents the deadline to submit a job or candidacy: "The Book Society informed that the expiration date to submit the briefs will be next Thursday".
With regard to the expiration date or expiration of food products, it is public knowledge that in most cases it is the day on which it is estimated that you will no longer have an attractive appearance for the market, instead of representing the moment in which it will cease to be in good condition.
Gastronomic companies are required to indicate the expiration date of their products, but this also benefits them, since in case, in fact, the decomposition of one of their food occurs on the indicated day, they should not take care of the damages that can be caused to those who consume it without ignoring the warning . Some products, such as bread (also called lactal) have a special tendency to form fungi in times of high heat and humidity, while during the cold and dry months they are preserved for longer.
There are many people who rely on their own experience and popular wisdom to examine food and decide if they are in good standing. state to be ingested, regardless of its expiration date. Moreover, since no restaurant can offer "expired" food, when a product reaches its deadline it is removed and left in the garbage containers, and many homeless people come to take advantage of it, usually without negative consequences for their body.
In the field of religion , the notion of expiration is used to name the crucifixion of Christ . The expiration, in this sense, has given rise to numerous artistic works inspired by the fact and a large number of brotherhoods, brotherhoods and churches, such as the Brotherhood of the Christ of the Expiration of Adra or the Blessed Christ of the Expiration and Blessed Mary of Sorrows .
It is worth mentioning that this term is often confused with that of expiration, especially in written language, given its great resemblance. However, their meanings are considerably different; expiration is one of the phenomena that take place during the process of breathing, and consists in eliminating the carbon dioxide present in the lungs through the air outlet.
However, it is curious that in its etymological origin it appears spirare, a Latin word that is associated with breathing and life. If we study some alternative expressions to expire to talk about death, we find, for example, with pass away and take the last breath. And in the latter there is a curious connection with the concept of breathing and a remarkable orthographic similarity with the Latin term mentioned above.