Simple Definition of closing
: a situation or occurrence in which a business or organization shuts down and stops its operations
: the last part of a letter or speech
: a meeting in which the owners of a house formally give ownership of the house to other people
Full Definition of closing
1 : a concluding part (as of a speech)
2 : a closable gap (as in an article of clothing)
3 : a meeting of parties to a real-estate deal for formally transferring title
Examples of closing
the closing of the local school
We met with our lawyer before the closing on our new house.
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