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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 alpha and omega

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 o·me·ga n.
 1. The last letter of the Greek alphabet. See Alpha.
 2. The last; the end; hence, death.
    =\“Omega! thou art Lord,” they said.\=   --Tennyson.
 Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending; hence, the chief, the whole.
    The alpha and omega of science.   --Sir J. Herschel.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 alpha and omega
      n 1: the first and last; signifies God's eternity
      2: the basic meaning of something; the crucial part