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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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The closing was originally scheduled for mid-February, but the delay in completing their paperwork pushed the meeting back to Feb.
In several cities controversies are brewing in communities where closings are slated despite parents' efforts to raise the cash to keep them open.
This result might be expected, assuming the law firm had failed to advise the plaintiff/purchaser at the closing that there was no c/o.
There is a meltdown taking place of the emergency room system in the county because all these private hospitals are closing,'' Yaroslavsky said.
The new procedure simplifies the process for entering into an excise tax closing agreement with the IRS, and broadens application to all foreign insurers and reinsurers that are resident in treaty partner jurisdictions when the treaty contains an excise tax exemption provision.
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.
When refinancing conventional loans, borrowers can typically finance all closing costs.
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.
The closing process, prior to and at the closing table, can lead to an array of problems, impediments and potential disasters unless all involved in the transaction are well informed and prepared to close.