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See also: closedown
- (transitive, intransitive) To stop trading as a business.
- The local factory will close down soon, unless sales pick up.
- They had to close the mine down as it was in a dangerous condition.
- (transitive) To surround someone, as to impede their movement.
- If anyone passes to Smith, close him down.
to stop trading