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English definition of “close”

close

noun [C]
 
/kləʊs/ ( also Close)
ROAD UK used in the name of a road that cars can only enter from one end: They live at 7 Kings Close.Urban and residential streets
(Definition of close noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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