the act of closing something
conclusion, end, close, closing, ending(noun)
the last section of a communication
"in conclusion I want to say..."
shutting, goal, termination, determination, end, closing curtain, conclusion, decision, finish, ending, culmination, terminal, death, mop up, ratiocination, close, finis, finale, stopping point, remainder, completion, remnant, destruction, shutdown, final stage, oddment, closedown, closure, windup, last
approaching a particular destination; a coming closer; a narrowing of a gap
"the ship's rapid rate of closing gave them little time to avoid a collision"
block, gag law, completion, end, gag rule, conclusion, ending, culmination, resolution, stoppage, mop up, cloture, close, occlusion, blockage, law of closure, settlement, shutdown, shutting, stop, closedown, closure, windup
closure, closedown, closing, shutdown(noun)
termination of operations
"they regretted the closure of the day care center"
block, gag law, completion, end, gag rule, conclusion, ending, culmination, stoppage, mop up, cloture, blockage, occlusion, law of closure, settlement, shutdown, close, shutting, stop, closedown, resolution, windup, closure
completion, culmination, closing, windup, mop up(adj)
a concluding action
final or ending
"the closing stages of the election"; "the closing weeks of the year"; "the closing scene of the film"; "closing remarks"
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At first, it wasn't raining that much, but they spoke of record-breaking rain and it started raining heavily, then they began closing the roads. We looked outside and the roads were like rivers.
It is a transparent attempt to hide the fact that the President Barack Obama administration’s interagency process for closing Guantanamo is an incoherent mess, and it is plainly intended to conceal the inconsistency between the administration’s stated intention to close Guantanamo and the steps taken to transfer cleared men.
The judge felt we we close and we should take one more shot at closing the gap.
It is the smaller businesses that needed to be at the front of the aid line, in the best of times, smaller businesses are fragile. In our industry, especially, we can be inches from closing our doors.
Out of an abundance of caution and based on the latest advice from leading health experts, we're closing all our corporate offices, stores, and contact centers in mainland China through February 9.
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