a body of persons that is closed to genetic material from the outside
noun 1. (in ballet, modern dance, and jazz dance) any position in which the feet touch each other.
noun 1. a direct primary in which only persons meeting tests of party membership may vote. noun 1. (US, government) a primary in which only members of a particular party may vote Compare open primary A type of direct primary limited to registered party members, who must declare their party affiliation in order to vote. […]
- Closed reduction
closed reduction n. Reduction of a fractured bone by manipulation without incision into the skin.
noun, Parliamentary Procedure. 1. a rule that prohibits amendments to a bill from the floor.