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closure

noun  /ˈkloʊ·ʒər/ us  

closure noun (STOP OPERATING)

[C] the act of stopping operations of a business, school, hospital, etc.: A storm forced the closure of many schools and businesses.

closure noun (SATISFACTION)

[U] the feeling or act of bringing something bad to an end: a sense of closure Yesterday’s vote will bring closure to a painful chapter in history.
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