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Related to closable: outlined, dropping by, sought out

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

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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
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[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.
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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.
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(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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KEY: PDSi = pigment dispersion syndrome; PD = pseudoexfoliative glaucoma; NTG = normal tension glaucoma; OHT = ocular hypertension; COAG = chronic open angle glaucoma; AACG = acute angle closure glaucoma PDSi, PG NTG OHT COAG Monitored 6 9 18 12 Referred 0 1 10 12 HES Treated 0 0 10 11 IP Treated 0 0 1 4 Narrow Closable AACG Refractive Angles Angles Scotomas open Monitored 2 5 3 5 Referred 0 5 3 0 HES Treated 0 5 3 0 IP Treated 0 0 0 0
VIII.1] If F is closable, then its closure is [bar.F] = (F*)* and [bar.F]* = F* ;
A fully closable, motorized sash provides an airtight seal for better safety when the cabinet is inoperative overnight, and a Sentinel Gold microprocessor-based control system supervises operation of all cabinet functions with enhanced UV and filter life monitoring functions.
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RE-CLOSABLE CAN-TOPS snap onto virtually any 12- and 16-ounce aluminum beverage can, converting the ordinary, messy can into an easily portable, re closable, non-spilling, identifiable bottle.
The gap to which the PCESE refers is simply not closable for reasons obvious to anyone with a rudimentary understanding of statistics and disability" (Kauffman, 2004, p.
The original version required users to tighten and fasten the strap with two hands but the modified version is closable using just one.
Rosen argued that this whole approach to achieving objective knowledge was undermined when Godel refuted Hilbert's formalist account of mathematics and showed that Number Theory is not a closable, finite system of inferential entailment.
Interior designer Pamela Pennington came up with this handsome solution: a storage and display unit with closable TV niche.
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.
The company experienced a decrease in average sales cycle elapsed time from 111 days to 98 days; a verifiable increase in 'closable' pipeline volume of 18 percent after three months of use; an average ticket revenue size increase of approximately nine percent; and a sales conversion rate increase of approximately eight percent."