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Synonyms for close

shut

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block up

near

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even

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Synonyms for close

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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Linking ERP and/or BI sources of quantitative financial data directly to controls, reconciliations and close tasks.
Movaris helps finance organizations transform their 'last mile' -- the series of manual tasks performed during account reconciliations, SOX compliance, and financial close -- into a repeatable and efficient process.
9767 per share representing the dividend payment originally due November 15, 2006, was declared on the outstanding Series D Preferred Stock, payable February 15, 2007, to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 5, 2007.
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Focusing on an elite group of chameleons--including Lucas Samaras, Francesco Clemente, and Cindy Sherman--who both investigate and exploit the mystique of personality, wresting control of their images from the camera by revealing to it only what they choose, Close tries to regain the upper hand by examining their identities from without.
In a close race, that intervention could affect the outcome - that's why this is particularly irresponsible,'' Harris commented.
The Integrated Close Service Offering is the first of its kind and demonstrates that the Movaris OneClose approach is resonating with global companies and their consulting partners," says Chris Abate, vice president of business development for Movaris.
Monday: SCGA Mid-Amateur qualifying at Antelope Valley CC (entries close July 29).
Sears Holdings Corporation which includes Kmart; OfficeMax(R), one of the nation's largest office supply distributors; Anchor Blue, a leading retail provider of youth-oriented clothing; GNC, the largest global specialty retailer of nutritional supplements; and Regis Corporation, the world's largest salon products retailer, have all deployed Movaris applications, underscoring the importance of compliance and financial close automation with the retail industry.
Headed by tax and real-estate attorney Richard Close, these homeowners make noise.
XBRL Will Play an Important Role for Regulatory Agencies and CFOs of Well-Run Finance Departments Who Are Demanding a Unified Solution for Compliance, Close and Financial Disclosure Activities
Monday's first-time close above 9,000 by the Dow represents a stellar 14.
Several trails with significant damage could remain close for more than one year, the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area reported.
The dividend will accrue from November 15, 2005, the record date for the previous quarterly dividend, until the day before the closing of the merger should the merger close on or before February 15, 2006, and will be paid within thirty days after the closing of the merger.