cloze

adjective
\ˈklōz \

Definition of cloze 

: of, relating to, or being a test of reading comprehension that involves having the person being tested supply words which have been systematically deleted from a text

First Known Use of cloze

1953, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cloze

by shortening & alteration from closure

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Dictionary Entries near cloze

cloyless

cloysome

clozapine

cloze

clr

clt

CLU

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The first known use of cloze was in 1953

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