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closing

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following all others of the same kind in order or time
  • the orchestra's closing piece is traditionally the national anthem
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closing

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the last part of a process or action
  • a stand-up comedian has to have a strong closing if he wants a spirited round of applause
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closing

verb , present participle of close

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1 to position (something) so as to prevent passage through an opening
  • be sure to close the gate when you leave
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making [chiefly dialect], shutting, steeking [chiefly Scottish]

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2 to stop the operations of
  • the merchant will close the store if business doesn't improve
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3 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point
  • we'll close the assembly with the singing of our national anthem
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5 to come near or nearer
  • the two groups closed with each other from opposite sides of the field
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