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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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Unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, the deal is expected to close around the end of 2004.
Here in the New York metropolitan area, the families of the 9/11 victims are close around us: A house for sale in the neighborhood, many babies born to lost fathers and some moms that have been unable to cope, given the magnitude of their loss.
Positioning movements include yawl (left and right rotation of the working arm), pitch (tilts gripper fingers up and down), roll (continuous rotation of the gripper fingers) and the gripper fingers themselves, which open and close around castings.
Although each senator had been allotted a maximum of 15 minutes to speak, some of the estimated 18 senators who had delivered their remarks by the time Tuesday's session drew to a close around 6:30 p.
The fingers close around the active site of the enzyme, and that allows important residues to catalyze the incorporation of a nucleotide.
The trees stood close around us, for in those days suburbia had not vanquished nature with concrete acres, housing sprawl, shopping malls, parking lots.
He takes a sweet and clapboards close around Them once again--they somewhat breath-bound Still from when they wandered Milano together For thirty seconds, and were lovers.
Global Banking News-April 21, 2014--European banks close around 5,300 branches last year
ULSTER Bank has announced plans to close around 20 branches and sub offices across Ireland this year.
Officers say they would like to speak to anyone who was in Burnaby Close around that time or saw anything suspicious near to the Royal Oak pub shortly before midnight.