closing

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act of closing down a bank because of a fiscal emergency or failure bank closing
act of closing something closing , shutting
formal closing at the end of a composition or movement coda
closing section of a musical composition coda , finale
consonant articulated by constricting (but not closing) the vocal tract continuant , continuant consonant
flower opening during day and closing at night, of a diurnal
poetic short closing stanza envoy
sound produced by closing oral passage and releasing burst of air explosive , plosive , stop
sound produced by closing the glottis and then releasing it glottal stop
sound produced by closing or partly closing the lips labial
sound produced in the back of the mouth and closing or partly closing the lips lablovelar
movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening of a container lid
campaign in the closing days of World War II in the Pacific (April to June 1945); in savage close-quarter fighting United States marines and regular army troops took the island from the Japanese; considered the greatest victory of the Pacific campaign for Okinawa , Okinawa campaign
device incised to make an impression; used to secure a closing or to authenticate documents seal , stamp
closing point term
address, closing valedictory address
act of signalling by quickly closing and opening one eye wink
signal by quickly closing and opening one eye wink
closing one eye quickly as a signal wink
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