closed-end

adjective
\ ˈklōzd-ˈend \

Definition of closed-end 

: having a fixed capitalization of shares that are traded on the market at prices determined by the operation of the law of supply and demand a closed-end investment company — compare open-end

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circa 1938, in the meaning defined above

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closed-end

adjective

Legal Definition of closed-end 

: having a fixed capitalization of shares that are traded on the market at prices determined by supply and demand a closed-end investment company — compare open-end

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