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complimentary close

[klohz] /kloʊz/
the part of a letter that by convention immediately precedes the signature, as “Very truly yours,” “Cordially,” or “Sincerely yours.”.
Also called closing, close.
Origin of complimentary close
1915-20 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Double space between the final paragraph of the letter and the complimentary close.
  • There are other guidelines to consider, such as the complimentary close, which is different for disciplinary actions.
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