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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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THE Ulster Bank has announced plans to close around 20 branches and sub offices across Ireland this year.
The $438 million deal is subject to regulatory requirements and other closing conditions, and is expected to close around Sept.
MADRID, Jan 9 (KUNA) -- The Spanish government will close around 450 corporations, companies and general agencies in the next few months to cut public expenditures thus slash budget deficit, Treasury Minister Cristobal Montoro said Monday.
The news-based programme was put on hold as the hacking net threatens to close around the former newspaper editor, the Daily Star reported .
This means that a portion of the iris did not close around the pupil as the eye developed.
I am hoping we can close around 700 million dirhams of quality projects between now and the end of the year," Khaled Jarrar, the firm's chief financial officer told the press.
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.
Up to 140 jobs would be lost at Remploy factories in Alberto Street, Stockton and Oakesway Business Park, Hartlepool, which are among 43 factories proposed to close around Christmas time.
TROUBLED supermarket chain Kwik Save has gone into administration and will close around 90 of its stores.