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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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By (ii) and (iii), we have that S = DC [subset or equal to] C*C, which implies that S is closable.
The 61,481-capacity home of Schalke 04 boasts a closable roof, a retractable pitch and a stand that can be reconfigured to allow pop concerts for 70,000.
Public feedback is invited about the plans, which include a bigger, better sea wall and closable flood gates.
Of course, the gap to which the PCESE refers is not closable, for reasons obvious to anyone with an understanding of statistics and disability.
not closable for reasons I think are obvious to anyone with a rudimentary understanding of statistics or disability.
The conical shape of the structure makes it stable in the high winds that often blow briskly across the Great Plains, and closable smoke flaps keep driving rains outside.
The tunnel boring machine was fitted with a closed face cutter bit to allow metering of the excavated soils during drilling operations, face access to remove obstructions and closable doors to maintain the excavation face during non-drilling periods.
The Millennium Stadium avoids climatic crassness by being the first one in the UK to have a roof that can be completely closable over the pitch.
Sampling Tube--(1) Any of the several tubelike devices, commonly made of brass or stainless steel, of open or closable types used for extracting representative samples of grains, feeds, seeds, fertilizers, liquids, etc.
Forced-air cooling of boxes with closable flaps or vent holes on both ends is the most effective method for cooling cut flowers prior to transit.
You can easily see what's stored, and things can't get knocked off the closable hooks.
liquid or semi-liquid blood and items dripping with blood) should be placed in closable and labeled or color-coded containers and delivered to an appropriate disposal site.