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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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