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shut

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block up

near

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even

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not far from another in space, time, or relation

very closely associated

having all parts near to each other

nearly equivalent or even

not deviating from correctness, accuracy, or completeness

affording little room for movement

oppressive due to a lack of fresh air

to move (a door, for example) in order to cover an opening

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to plug up something, as a hole, space, or container

to bring or come to a natural or proper end

to come together

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close in: to surround and advance upon

close off: to set apart from a group

close out: to get rid of completely by selling, especially in quantity or at a discount

an area partially or entirely enclosed by walls or buildings

to a point near in time, space, or relation

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the temporal end

the concluding part of any performance

move so that an opening or passage is obstructed

become closed

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cease to operate or cause to cease operating

finish or terminate (meetings, speeches, etc.)

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come to a close

complete a business deal, negotiation, or an agreement

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be priced or listed when trading stops

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engage at close quarters

cause a window or an application to disappear on a computer desktop

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change one's body stance so that the forward shoulder and foot are closer to the intended point of impact

come together, as if in an embrace

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bring together all the elements or parts of

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fill or stop up

unite or bring into contact or bring together the edges of

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finish a game in baseball by protecting a lead

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at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other

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close in relevance or relationship

not far distant in time or space or degree or circumstances

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rigorously attentive

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marked by fidelity to an original

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(of a contest or contestants) evenly matched

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crowded

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lacking fresh air

of textiles

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strictly confined or guarded

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confined to specific persons

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fitting closely but comfortably

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used of hair or haircuts

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giving or spending with reluctance

inclined to secrecy or reticence about divulging information

near in time or place or relationship

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in an attentive manner

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References in periodicals archive ?
Linking ERP and/or BI sources of quantitative financial data directly to controls, reconciliations and close tasks.
SCGA Senior Amateur qualifying at SCGA Members Club (signups close Aug.
If the short seller has held the stock used to close the short sale for more than one year (and he owns no other "substantially identical property"), the capital gain will be treated as long-term capital gain and taxed at no more than the current maximum rate of 28%.
Perhaps for that reason, Close has never accepted a commission--not, he says, because "I'm too pure to take the money," but because the relationship between a portrait painter and a subject is a "touchy" one.
This rule was intended to provide similar results for taxpayers whose ownership change occurs during the tax year and taxpayers whose tax year closes on the change date.
The first solution to be marketed under this partnership is the Integrated Close Solution, which enables customers to better integrate, manage and control the data, processes and workflow throughout the financial close and compliance process.
RESEDA - LAPD officials have proposed renovating the West Valley Police Station for $800,000 if the jail closes - an offer that has angered community opponents of the department's long-standing efforts to shut the jail.
Movaris, the software company that automates and unifies account reconciliations, SOX compliance, financial close and financial reporting processes, and Parson Consulting, a leading financial management consultancy, today announced a strategic partnership that combines Parson's financial management services expertise with Movaris' OneClose software application suite.
If the state is close, or if exit polling in the past hasn't reflected the tabulated vote, we'll wait until we have a representative sample of tabulated vote from all areas of the state - cities, suburban areas and other geographical areas,'' Ortiz continued.
E Law Journal, November 10, 1994) alleging that Cherney lied to him about the Bogens' ability to close in December in order to persuade Jacobson act to accept the higher offer, for which Cherney would not have received a commission.
The close cycle time is regarded as a key benchmark by many Chief Financial Officers, Finance Directors and analysts," says David Jones, Chairman of BPM International and Director at Paragon Consulting, which compared the close cycles of 527 of the world's largest companies over the last three years.
Today, sellers frequently include in their agreement a condition that the contract of sale actually be consummated and that title closes before the broker is deemed to have earned his commission.
A Spectra Dollar Flow report shows that the 41 Publix stores and the 20 Wal-Mart stores (including five Neighborhood Markets) in the market will likely experience similar gains after the Super Saver stores close, making for a continued tight race.
The discovery prompted the district to immediately close the entire building, which includes two music rooms and the faculty dining room, as well as the multipurpose room, known as Grant Hall.