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.
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.