real estate closing

real estate closing
closing closing n. 1. the act of closing something.

Syn: shutting. [WordNet 1.5]

2. the last section of a communication.

Syn: conclusion, close, ending. [WordNet 1.5]

3. termination of operations.

Syn: closure, closedown, shutdown. [WordNet 1.5]

4. a concluding action.

Syn: completion, culmination, windup, mop up. [WordNet 1.5]

5. (Commerce) the final action in a commercial transaction, especially the meeting between buyer and seller (and in some cases mortgagee), or their representatives, in a transaction for sale of real estate in which all documents are signed and all procedures carried out to complete the sale; -- called also {real estate closing}. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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