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English definition of “closely”


adverb [not gradable] (CONNECTEDLY)   /ˈkloʊs·li/
in a way that connects or involves you in a strong relationship with someone: We worked together closely for years . The city and the air force base have been closely linked since 1943.
(Definition of closely adverb (CONNECTEDLY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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