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closures

noun
plural of closure

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the stopping of a process or activity
  • after the closure of the region's last copper mine, the population simply withered away

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“Closures.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/closures. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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