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Overview page. Subjects: Media Studies.

1. A satisfying sense of completion or completeness.

2. A defining feature of a narrative that resolves all of the issues in a ‘proper ending’. See narrat...

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closure

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 128 words.

The general noun corresponding to the verb close is closure. E.g.: “Don't expect closure—an end to the argument

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in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 24 words.

• azure • leisure, made-to-measure, measure, pleasure, treasure • countermeasure • Australasia, embrasure • seizure • closure,

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in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 24 words.

• azure • leisure, made-to-measure, measure, pleasure, treasure • countermeasure • Australasia, embrasure • seizure • closure,

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closure

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 116 words.

The delimitation of, or setting boundaries to, an enquiry. Massey (1999) TIBG 24 lists the methods of closure

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Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 112 words.

The delimitation of, or setting boundaries to, an enquiry. Massey (1999) TIBG 24 lists the methods of closure commonly used

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closure

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 122 words.

How times change. The closure Fowler included in his 1926 edition is a parliamentary term which he was at pains

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Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 350 words.

1 The closure included by Fowler in his 1926 edition is a parliamentary term which he was at pains to

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closure

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 57 words.

The closure of an *open set A is obtained by including in it all *limit points of the

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James Nicholson.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

January 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pure Mathematics. 57 words.

The closure of an *open set A is obtained by including in it all *limit points of the

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Overview page. Subjects: Mathematics.

The closure of an open set A is obtained by including in it all limit points of the set A. For example, if A is the set {x: 1<x<2, xR} then the closure of A would include 1 and 2 as the...

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