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closing

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈkləʊ.zɪŋ/ us    /ˈkloʊz-/
coming near the end of a speech, event, activity, etc.: In his closing remarks, the chairman thanked everyone who had helped. the closing ceremony of the OIympic Games
Translations of “closing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 結束的,結尾的,收結的…
in Russian заключительный…
in Turkish kapanış, son, sonlandıran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结束的,结尾的…
in Polish ostatni…
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