Closure

  • 1 Closure — may refer to: Closure (container) used to seal a bottle, jug, jar, can, or other container Closure (wine bottle), a stopper Closure (business), the process by which an organization ceases operations Closure (philosophy), a principle in… …

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  • 2 closure — closure, social closure Identified in the writings of Max Weber , and more recently resurrected by the British sociologist Frank Parkin, the concept emerged as an alternative to Marxist theories of inequality and of how the latter is generated,… …

    Dictionary of sociology

  • 3 closure — clo‧sure [ˈkləʊʒə ǁ ˈkloʊʒər] noun [countable] the act of closing a factory, store, organization etc permanently: • The factory faces closure if no more money can be found. • The company s 50 high street stores are currently threatened with… …

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  • 4 Closure — Видеоаль …

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  • 5 Closure — Clo sure (kl[=o] zh[ u]r; 135), n. [Of. closure, L. clausura, fr. clauedere to shut. See {Close}, v. t.] 1. The act of shutting; a closing; as, the closure of a chink. [1913 Webster] 2. That which closes or shuts; that by which separate parts are …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Closure EP — Closure Compilation album by Everclear Released November 2, 2004 …

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  • 7 closure — late 14c., a barrier, a fence, from O.Fr. closure enclosure; that which encloses, fastening, hedge, wall, fence, also closture barrier, division; enclosure, hedge, fence, wall (12c., Mod.Fr. clôture), from L. clausura lock, fortress, a closing… …

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  • 8 closure — [n1] conclusion cease, cessation, close, closing, desistance, end, ending, finish, stop, stoppage, termination; concept 119 Ant. beginning, introduction, opening, start closure [n2] plug, seal blockade, bolt, bung, cap, cork, fastener, latch, lid …

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  • 9 closure — index cessation (termination), close (conclusion), cloture, conclusion (outcome), denouement, end …

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  • 10 closure — ► NOUN 1) an act or process of closing. 2) a device that closes or seals. 3) (in a legislative assembly) a procedure for ending a debate and taking a vote. ORIGIN Latin clausura, from claudere to close …

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  • 11 closure — [klō′zhər] n. [OFr < L clausura, a closing < pp. of claudere, to CLOSE2] 1. a closing or being closed 2. a finish; end; conclusion 3. the feeling that one s prolonged state of emotional distress over some traumatic experience or situation… …

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  • 12 closure — noun 1 closing of road, factory, etc. ADJECTIVE ▪ complete, total ▪ The accident caused the complete closure of the road. ▪ partial ▪ immediate ▪ …

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  • 13 closure */*/ — UK [ˈkləʊʒə(r)] / US [ˈkloʊʒər] noun Word forms closure : singular closure plural closures 1) a) [countable/uncountable] the process of making a business or institution stop operating permanently an increase in hospital closures closure of: The… …

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  • 14 Closure — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Closure >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 closure closure occlusion blockade Sgm: N 1 shutting up shutting up &c. >V. Sgm: N 1 obstruction obstruction &c.(hindrance) 706 Sgm: N 1 embolus embolus …

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  • 15 closure — clo|sure [ˈkləuʒə US ˈklouʒər] n 1.) [U and C] when a factory, school, hospital etc has to close permanently ▪ Several military bases are threatened with closure . factory/hospital/school etc closure ▪ the problem of school closures closure of ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 Closure — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le mot Closure peut faire référence à : Une fermeture dans certains langages de programmation La closure, une notion de psychologie Closure, un album …

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  • 17 closure — 1. The completion of a reflex pathway. 2. The place of coupling between stimuli in the establishment of conditioned learning. 3. To achieve or experience a sense of completion in a mental task. flask c. in dentistry, the procedure of bringing the …

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  • 18 closure — clo|sure [ klouʒər ] noun ** 1. ) count or uncount the process of making a business or institution stop operating permanently: an increase in hospital closures closure of: The closure of the center would be a terrible loss to the community. a )… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 closure — [[t]klo͟ʊʒə(r)[/t]] closures 1) N VAR The closure of a place such as a business or factory is the permanent ending of the work or activity there. ...the closure of the Ravenscraig steelworks. ...British Coal s proposed pit closures... Almost… …

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  • 20 closure — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin clausura, from clausus, past participle of claudere to close more at close Date: 14th century 1. archaic means of enclosing ; enclosure 2. an act of closing ; the …

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