Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk navneord: closure

1. closure (om handling) approaching a particular destination; a coming closer; a narrowing of a gap

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe ship's rapid rate of closing gave them little time to avoid a collision.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)closing

Mindre specifikke termerapproach, approaching, coming

2. closure (om kommunikation) a rule for limiting or ending debate in a deliberative body

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cloture, gag law, gag rule

Mindre specifikke termerorder, parliamentary law, parliamentary procedure, rules of order

Mere specifikke termerclosure by compartment, guillotine

3. closure (om erkendelse) a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive incomplete objects as complete and to close or fill gaps and to perceive asymmetric stimuli as symmetric

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)law of closure

Mindre specifikke termerGestalt law of organization, Gestalt principle of organization

4. closure (om erkendelse) something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey finally reached a settlement with the union.
They never did achieve a final resolution of their differences.
He needed to grieve before he could achieve a sense of closure.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)resolution, settlement

Mindre specifikke termerdeciding, decision making

5. closure (om genstand) an obstruction in a pipe or tube

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)block, blockage, occlusion, stop, stoppage

Mindre specifikke termerimpediment, impedimenta, obstructer, obstruction, obstructor

Mere specifikke termerbreech closer, breechblock, plug, stopper, stopple, vapor lock, vapour lock

6. closure (om handling) the act of blocking

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blockage, occlusion

Mindre specifikke termerobstruction

Mere specifikke termerimplosion

7. closure (om handling) termination of operations

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey regretted the closure of the day care center.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)closedown, closing, shutdown

Mindre specifikke termerconclusion, ending, termination

Mere specifikke termerbank closing, layoff, plant closing

Engelsk udsagnsord: closure

1. closure (om ændring) terminate debate by calling for a vote

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDebate was closured.
Cloture the discussion.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cloture

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerend, terminate

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