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close (down)

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to stop the operations of
  • the coal mine was closed down in the 1930s

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closedown

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of closedown (Entry 2 of 2)

the stopping of a process or activity
  • ordered a closedown of operations until the cause of the mine explosion could be determined

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The first known use of close (down) was in 1889

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“Close (down).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/close%20%28down%29. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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