closed

Definition of closed

adj.1.having an opening obstructed.
2.(Math.) of a curve or surface: having no end points or boundary curves; of a set: having members that can be produced by a specific operation on other members of the same set; of an interval: containing both its endpoints.
3.Being in a position to obstruct an opening; - especially of doors.
4.having skin drawn so as to obstruct the opening; - used of mouth or eyes. Opposite of open.
5.requiring union membership; - of a workplace; as, a closed shop.
6.closed with shutters.
7.hidden from the public; as, a closed ballot.
8.not open to the general public; as, a closed meeting.
9.unsympathetic; - of a person's attitude.
10.surrounded by walls.
11.made compact by bending or doubling over; as, a closed map.
12.closed or fastened with or as if with buttons.
13.not engaged in activity; - of an organization or business establishment.

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