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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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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.

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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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(https://www.ibtimes.com/bed-bath-beyond-retailer-close-40-stores-open-15-2785192) Bed Bath & Beyond announced that it would be closing approximately 40 stores but said at the same time it would be opening 15 new locations.
* Zynerba Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ZYNE) shares gained 5.58%, closing at $11.93.
While other parties, including technology and document preparation companies, have ventured into eclosing management, the reality is that they are not as well versed in the mortgage closing process as are title and settlement companies.
Opening hours for affected schools vary but some are closing at around 2pm to 2.30pm.
St Illtyd's Catholic High School: School Inset St John Lloyd RC Primary School: Open 9.30am - 2pm St Mary The Virgin Church in Wales Primary School: Closing at 2.15pm St Paul's Church in Wales Primary: Starting at 8.45am, shortening breaks and finishing at 2.30pm St Peter`s RC Primary School: No staff training or before/after school clubs The Hollies School (Pentwyn): Closed to pupils, open to staff Tongwynlais Primary: Closing at 3pm.
The closing was originally scheduled for mid-February, but the delay in completing their paperwork pushed the meeting back to Feb.
Standard features: Six injection speeds & pressures, 4 holding pressures, 3 screw speeds & pressures, 2 carriage-advance speeds & pressures, 4 clamp closing speeds & pressures, 3 clamp opening speeds & pressures, 2 ejector speeds & pressures, 2 core-pull in/out speeds & pressures, hydraulic unscrewing sequence, electroluminescent display, robot control function.
In several cities controversies are brewing in communities where closings are slated despite parents' efforts to raise the cash to keep them open.
A loan to a private target insider that is legal the moment before closing of an acquisition by a public company arguably becomes illegal post-closing if the acquirer assumes the loan and the target insider becomes an acquirer insider.
The Breakthrough team developed a three-phase approach to accomplish its goals; phase I has already begun and focuses on closing open inventory and examinations that have not been started.
Under this policy, Bank would review a number of factors before closing or consolidating a branch, including the impact on the community, the business viability of the branch, and the impact on access to credit.
Of the so-called "second-wave" candidates, who started negotiating only in March 2000, Lithuania and Malta have made up the most ground, with each of them closing 13 chapters so far.Candidates who are trailing on this type of comparison claim energetically that it is a superficial and potentially misleading evaluation of progress.