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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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(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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Being defensive is no way to win a close-quarter gunfight.
In close-quarter combat, fighting takes place within the confines of buildings or on narrow roads where houses stand in tight rows, making it difficult for the combatants to maneuver.
The close-quarter hold requires your elbow to be cocked as high as possible, with the heel of your hand indexed against your pectoral muscle.
The CTL has the following features: robust C series aircraft-grade hard-anodized aluminum construction, wide-field lens close-quarter combat, simple programming and an exclusive ECR (Enhanced Combat Readiness) function that works with TacLoc holsters to ignite the high-output LED at the instant of draw.
The young warrior was spotted carrying out a bit of close-quarter reconnaissance at a military display in London.
We were all trained in the use of the SMG, which is only used for close-quarter fighting, for the defence of our patients and ourselves.
There simply aren't any tool substitutes when it comes to demo work like cutting through jamb nails to remove windows and doors, or making close-quarter cuts where circular saws just won't fit.
One of the most critical, but often overlooked, aspects of close-quarter combat is the ability to negotiate corners while presenting a firearm.
An excellent option when your adversary is close enough to grab your handgun is the one-handed close-quarter hold, and one of the reasons it works so well is because it's a natural component of your draw stroke.