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close

1
restricted or prohibited as to the type of game or fish able to be taken

close

2
1. Law private property, usually enclosed by a fence, hedge, or wall
2. Brit a courtyard or quadrangle enclosed by buildings or an entry leading to such a courtyard
3. Brit a small quiet residential road
4. the precincts of a cathedral or similar building
5. Scot the entry from the street to a tenement building
6. Music another word for cadence. A perfect cadence is called a full close an imperfect one a half close

What does it mean when you dream about closing something?

Closing a door can mean closing a chapter of one’s life. We can also close our hearts to someone or close our eyes to something.

close

[klōs]
(computer science)
To make a file unavailable to a computer program which previously had access to it.
(meteorology)
Colloquially, descriptive of oppressively still, warm, moist air, frequently applied to indoor conditions.

close

1. An enclosed space around or at the side of a building; esp. the neighborhood of a cathedral.
2. A narrow lane leading from a street.

close

(1) To finish reading or writing a document. The close function typically saves any changes made to the document and releases the file so it can be used by another application. Contrast with open.

(2) To exit an application. Contrast with launch.
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With the ACORN program, we qualified for a loan with no PMI [private mortgage insurance] but the paperwork came to the closing with PMI calculated into the cost of the loan, which raised the closing costs an additional $1,800," says Hylick.
An argument can be made that a purchaser's attorney who permits the closing to go forward with a temporary certificate of occupancy has a continuing obligation to monitor the situation; advise the client that no final certificate of occupancy has been obtained; and that the client is not only subject to being evicted by the Buildings Department but also potentially to civil and criminal penalties.
Officials believe closing the trauma center - which treats a constant stream of gunshot victims in one of the poorest and most violent parts of the city - will relieve stress on the rest of the hospital, allowing a turnaround specialist to address management and other problems.
04, a foreign insurer or reinsurer that wishes to enter into a closing agreement must submit all of the following documentation:
Federal law requires an insured depository institution to provide notice to the public and to the appropriate federal supervisory agency before closing a branch.
During a recent Webcast on this topic, Hyperion conducted an informal poll of finance and IT managers and found that more than half of the companies are still using spreadsheets and multiple general ledger systems for consolidation and reporting, and almost half reported financial closing and reporting cycles of 11 business days or longer.
Even that doesn't make the transition any easier for the residents, especially those who have lived in the closing home since it opened more than 15 years ago.
Right to Walk: If the representations are not materially true as of the time made or as of the closing date, the buyer has bought the right to walk (and consequently the right to renegotiate the purchase price).
This alliance establishes a fully automated solution for further strengthening the quality of our loan closing products," said Cary Burch, CEO of LSSI.
One of the first pitfalls to closing is the lack of attention to the title report.
7121(b), closing agreements are final in the absence of fraud, malfeasance or misrepresentation; in fact, courts have enforced closing agreements even if the tax at issue is later declared unconstitutional.
The citizens are being sold office space for response time,'' said Joan Kelley, a Van Nuys resident who campaigned for Zine because of his opposition to the jail closing.