what is the drop dead?

 When is the last date possible/deadline?
 ► “Elements that should be included in a letter of intent are price and payment terms, description of assets or stock to be acquired, closing and ‘drop dead’ dates, a statement that the parties will enter a final agreement later in the process, and a no-shop clause.” (Small Business Reports, May 1994, p. 44)

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