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noun closure pronunciation in American English /ˈkloʊʒər/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the process of making a business or institution stop operating permanently
    an increase in hospital closures
    closure of: The closure of the center would be a terrible loss to the community.
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the feeling that an unpleasant experience has ended or been settled
    bring/achieve closure: The investigation should bring some closure to the relatives of those who have died.

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