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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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Need severity and relationship closeness have been tested previously within an egoism-altruism framework; however, vulnerability and antipathy have not.
The current situation of Betweenness, Straightness and Closeness in urban district of Tianjin was shown in Figure 1, Figure 2 and Figure 3.
No significant difference was found between BDI and sub-scale scores and gender, family structure, income level, parents' education level, mother and siblings' closeness level.
There were also items included to assess sibling rivalry, closeness, communication, relationship maintenance, as well as how parents influence the relationship.
Marsden and Campbell (1984) demonstrated that closeness is the best indicator of tie strength.
Fredrickson's theory gives perspective on how spiritual experiences may enhance positive emotions, which may occur during times of perceived closeness to God, and buffer against negative emotions in times of spiritual struggle.
Thus, feeling an interpersonal closeness is important, but a beneficial relationship also increases one's sense of control in one's world.
2 Key Contributions: Closeness Centralization Measurement and Visualization in a Workflow-Supported Organization
Because the communicative interdependence perspective has not yet been tested in various samples or populations, the first goal of this investigation was to replicate Caughlin and Sharabi's (2013) findings linking integration, segmentation, and difficulty transitioning between modes to relational closeness and satisfaction.
Consequently, Lewis' challenge is to define a relation of closeness between pairs of worlds that is both non-trivial (it must not make all trans-world causal counterfactuals vacuously false nor vacuously true) and the most natural extension of the closeness relation governing intra-world causation.
12] indicating corporate coaching leads the growth in athletes' closeness and commitment toward coaches and finally the athletes' welfare would be improved, Olympiou, Jowett, & Duda [14] indicating decline in athletes' closeness, commitment and complementary reacting to punitive coaching, Jowett and Cockerill [3] indicating the importance role of coach-athlete relationship in athlete's progressing and achievement, Philippe, & et al.
Hugging is a legitimate way to invade body space and allows for closeness and touch.