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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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Marks & Spencer announced this week that it will close around 60 clothing and home stores as it focuses on food, and warned of more than 2,100 job losses under plans to axe 53 overseas shops.
While the NMC forecasts screening teams will close around 35% of cases in 2013/14, Page claimed other regulators close around 70% at the same point.
(NASDAQ: PSEC) said it has priced an underwritten public offering of 35,000,000 shares of its common stock, with an expected close around November 7.
The $438 million deal is subject to regulatory requirements and other closing conditions, and is expected to close around Sept.
The offering is part of an effective shelf registration and is expected to close around 9 December 2011, subject to customary closing conditions.
The news-based programme was put on hold as the hacking net threatens to close around the former newspaper editor, the Daily Star reported .
Kean-Moorehead said the Miami office will close around the start of the next fiscal year, and the department is in negotiations to terminate the lease for the New York office.
And be sure to join us on election night for live blogging of the results as polls close around the country.
TROUBLED supermarket chain Kwik Save has gone into administration and will close around 90 of its stores.
said Tuesday it will close around 60 of its 800 direct and franchise outlets selling its cakes, confectionery and other products.
Outdoor clothing specialist Blacks Leisure is to close around 45 UK stores ( cutting up to 100 jobs in the process.
Details will be in the NGRC Calendar towards the end of January, with entries likely to close around Friday, March 2.