For those families, the process of closure is far removed from the judicial process in Grosseto.
“He betrayed us,” explained one reporter who lost his job as part of the closure of the News of the World.
The city relented, but the mayor asked the Secret Service to formally request the closure in a letter that could be made public.
During spring break, more than a dozen of them, accompanied by a teacher, staged a sit-in to protest the closure.
Gerald L. Shargel on why he may yet prove delusional—and our need for closure.
The Conservatives and obstruction, the Liberals and closure.
So Nana repeated the phrase by way of closure to all their quarrels.
Rise of temperature thus induces a movement of opening, and a fall of temperature brings about the opposite movement of closure.
He zipped open the closure of his helmet and tilted the helmet back.
I have shown that the midday closure of leaflets is brought about by the excitatory action of strong sunlight.
late 14c., "a barrier, a fence," from Old French closure "enclosure; that which encloses, fastening, hedge, wall, fence," also closture "barrier, division; enclosure, hedge, fence, wall" (12c., Modern French clôture), from Late Latin clausura "lock, fortress, a closing" (source of Italian chiusura), from past participle stem of Latin claudere "to close" (see close (v.)). Sense of "act of closing, bringing to a close" is from early 15c. In legislation, especially "closing or stopping of debate." Sense of "tendency to create ordered and satisfying wholes" is 1924, from Gestalt psychology.