Definition of closedown
: an instance of suspending or stopping operations
Examples of closedown in a sentence
<ordered a closedown of operations until the cause of the mine explosion could be determined>
First Known Use of closedown
CLOSEDOWN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of closedown for English Language Learners
: an occurrence or situation in which work is stopped for a long time or permanently in a business, factory, etc.
: the end of television or radio broadcasts for the day
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