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English definition of “close”
/kloʊz/ v [I/T] (END/STOP)
› to end or stop operating, or to cause this to happen: [T] Authorities closed the aging nuclear plant. [I] After a run of three months, the show closes on Saturday. › (esp. of a business) To close is also to temporarily stop being available to customers: [I] The store closes at 9 tonight. close
/kloʊz/ n [C usually sing] › The ski season has come to a close.