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  • There is also one closed station and one proposed station in the area.
  • When he reached the town, he found the school closed for the night.
  • Most of the cross-border lines are currently closed due to political problems.
  • We need to have close co-operation with them in this field.
  • They should be replaced by a ten-year close season law for all of those species. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • Possibly the situation in those states calls for a five-year close season. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • These are closed to the public when the track is in use for racing.
  • They often have closed ends, but can be open-ended as well.
  • Most offices in foreign countries are expected to be closed as well.
  • During the 1980s new staff buildings were built close to the castle.
  • There have also been a number of local railway stations, all of which are now closed.
  • In the end, the bill passed, but the vote was very close.
  • They were a creation of those who were very holy and close to God.
  • He is thus the last of Paul's close friends to die in battle.
  • Both are used in the close air support role.
  • At some places, streets leading up to the institutions were also closed.
  • All shore birds should have a five-year close season. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • They closed all the businesses in the town and let no food in for a week.
  • However despite this, the choice within the Council remains largely behind closed doors.
  • He maintained a close relationship with her throughout his life.
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Meaning of close

  • verb Move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut
    Close the door, shut the window
  • verb Become closed
    The windows closed with a loud bang
  • verb Finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)
    The meeting was closed with a charge by the chairman of the board
  • verb Complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement
    We closed on the house on Friday, They closed the deal on the building
  • verb Be priced or listed when trading stops
    The stock market closed high this Friday, My new stocks closed at $59 last night
  • verb Engage at close quarters
    close with the enemy
  • verb Cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop
  • verb Change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact
  • verb Come together, as if in an embrace
    Her arms closed around her long lost relative
  • verb Draw near
    The probe closed with the space station
  • verb Bring together all the elements or parts of
    Management closed ranks
  • verb Bar access to
    Due to the accident, the road had to be closed for several hours
  • verb Fill or stop up
    Can you close the cracks with caulking?
  • verb Finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead
    The relief pitcher closed with two runs in the second inning
  • adjective At or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other
    close to noon, how close are we to town?, a close formation of ships
  • adjective Close in relevance or relationship
    a close family, we are all...in close sympathy with..., close kin, a close resemblance
  • adverb In an attentive manner
    he remained close on his guard